State of the art in conventional mechanical ventilation

  title={State of the art in conventional mechanical ventilation},
  author={Martin Keszler},
  journal={Journal of Perinatology},
Despite a shift to noninvasive respiratory support, mechanical ventilation remains an essential tool in the care of critically ill neonates. The availability of a variety of technologically advanced devices with a host of available modes and confusing terminology presents a daunting challenge to the practicing neonatologist. Many of the available modes have not been adequately evaluated in newborn infants and there is paucity of information on the relative merits of those modes that have been… CONTINUE READING