Weaning and extubation readiness in pediatric patients.

  title={Weaning and extubation readiness in pediatric patients.},
  author={Christopher J. L. Newth and Shekhar Venkataraman and Douglas F. Willson and Kathleen L. Meert and Rick Harrison and J. Michael Dean and Murray M. Pollack and Jerry J. Zimmerman and Kanwaljeet J S Anand and Joseph Carcillo and Carol E Nicholson},
  journal={Pediatric critical care medicine : a journal of the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the World Federation of Pediatric Intensive and Critical Care Societies},
  volume={10 1},
OBJECTIVE A systematic review of weaning and extubation for pediatric patients on mechanical ventilation. DATA SELECTION Pediatric and adult literature, English language. STUDY SELECTION Invited review. DATA SOURCES Literature review using National Library of Medicine PubMed from January 1972 until April 2008, earlier cross-referenced article citations, the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, and the Internet. CONCLUSIONS Despite the importance of minimizing time on mechanical… CONTINUE READING


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