Emerg Med Clin North Am. 2008 Aug;26(3):849-62
Authors: Santanilla JI, Daniel B, Yeow ME
Over the past several years, there has been an introduction of numerous modes of mechanical ventilation, each with their own advantages and limitations. This article reviews the common modes of mechanical ventilation, new technologies, and specific ventilator strategies that have been shown to be beneficial. In addition, it reviews the steps that should be taken when troubleshooting a ventilator.
PMID: 18655948 [PubMed - in process]