Ventilation--matching man, mode and machine.

  title={Ventilation--matching man, mode and machine.},
  author={Teik Oh},
  journal={British journal of hospital medicine},
  volume={40 3},
  • Teik Oh
  • Published 1988 in British journal of hospital medicine
Mechanical ventilation has a number of clinical applications but is used principally to maintain gas exchange in anaesthesia and cardiorespiratory failure. This paper will discuss the clinical applications of ventilators and various modes of ventilation.