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"Hyper-" end-expiratory pressure in the treatment of adult respiratory insufficiency: a case report.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1090207     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Postiive end-expiratory pressure (PEEP), in combination with mechanical ventilation, is efficacious in the treatment of some forms of adult respiratory insufficiency. PEEP in excess of 10 to 15 torr usually is not recommended; however, higher levels of PEEP may be required to reverse the pulmonary venous admixture. The efficacy of optimizing cardiopulmonary function with varying levels of PEEP is described.
Authors:
G L Carter; J B Downs; F J Dannemiller
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Anesthesia and analgesia     Volume:  54     ISSN:  0003-2999     ISO Abbreviation:  Anesth. Analg.     Publication Date:    1975 Jan-Feb
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1975-05-17     Completed Date:  1975-05-17     Revised Date:  2007-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  1310650     Medline TA:  Anesth Analg     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  31-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Cardiac Output
Female
Hemodynamics
Humans
Oxygen / blood
Partial Pressure
Positive-Pressure Respiration*
Pulmonary Veins
Respiration, Artificial
Respiratory Insufficiency / blood,  physiopathology,  therapy*
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
7782-44-7/Oxygen

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