Mechanical ventilation

Known as: Mechanical ventilation NOS, Mechanical Ventilations, Ventilation, Mechanical 
A method to mechanically assist or replace spontaneous breathing in patients by use of a powered device that forces oxygenated air into the lungs.

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1948-2017
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Review
2015
Review
2015
BACKGROUND The objective of the Scandinavian Society of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine (SSAI) task force on… (More)
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Review
2015
Review
2015
INTRODUCTION Percutaneous dilatational tracheostomy (PDT) is one of the most frequent procedures performed in the intensive care… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Long-term complications of critical illness include intensive care unit (ICU)-acquired weakness and neuropsychiatric… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
The incidence, pathophysiology, and consequences of patient-ventilator asynchrony are poorly known. We assessed the incidence of… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
CONTEXT In the intensive care unit (ICU), delirium is a common yet underdiagnosed form of organ dysfunction, and its contribution… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
CONTEXT The outcome of patients receiving mechanical ventilation for particular indications has been studied, but the outcome in… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Conous infusions of sedative drugs in the intensive care unit may prolong the duration of mechanical ventilation… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
CONTEXT Studies have shown that an inflammatory response may be elicited by mechanical ventilation used for recruitment or… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND In patients with the acute respiratory distress syndrome, massive alveolar collapse and cyclic lung reopening and… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Prompt recognition of the reversal of respiratory failure may permit earlier discontinuation of mechanical ventilation… (More)
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