Mechanical Ventilator

Known as: Ventilator, Pulmonary, Respirators, Pulmonary Ventilators 
Mechanical devices used to produce or assist pulmonary ventilation.

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2013
2013
OBJECTIVES Detailed data on occupancy and use of mechanical ventilators in U. S. ICU over time and across unit types are lacking… (More)
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2011
2011
The use of ventilatory assistance can be traced back to biblical times. However, mechanical ventilators, in the form of negative… (More)
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2009
2009
AIM This paper reports on a study of how clients experience living with home mechanical ventilation and how they experience care… (More)
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2004
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2004
This report updates, expands, and replaces the previously published CDC "Guideline for Prevention of Nosocomial Pneumonia". The… (More)
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2002
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2002
CONTEXT Ventilator management protocols shorten the time required to wean adult patients from mechanical ventilation. The… (More)
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1994
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1994
A case-mix classification system for nursing home residents is developed, based on a sample of 7,658 residents in seven states… (More)
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1989
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1989
The performance of a new gas exchange monitor was assessed both in laboratory simulation and in ICU patients. Laboratory… (More)
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1986
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1986
We studied risk factors for nosocomial pneumonia and fatality in 233 intensive care unit patients requiring continuous mechanical… (More)
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1984
1984
We studied ventilator circuit colonization and condensate formation in 30 mechanical ventilators during the first 24 h after a… (More)
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1948
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1948
Three types of positive pressure breathing have been differentiated : a) continuous positive pressure breathing where a pressure… (More)
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