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Volume-controlled ventilation. Variations on a theme.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  11570154     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Development of sophisticated transducers and microprocessor-based ventilators now enables the performance of volume-controlled ventilation of newborn infants. Volume-controlled modes include standard intermittent or synchronized intermittent mandatory ventilation; assist-control ventilation; and hybrid modes, such as pressure-support ventilation, pressure-regulated volume-control ventilation, volume-assured pressure support, and volume guarantee. This article describes the concepts and clinical applications of these ventilatory modes.
Authors:
S K Sinha; S M Donn
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Clinics in perinatology     Volume:  28     ISSN:  0095-5108     ISO Abbreviation:  Clin Perinatol     Publication Date:  2001 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2001-09-25     Completed Date:  2002-01-17     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7501306     Medline TA:  Clin Perinatol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  547-60, vi     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Neonatal Services, James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough, United Kingdom.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Humans
Infant, Newborn
Respiration, Artificial / methods*
Respiratory Insufficiency / therapy
Ventilators, Mechanical

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