Handbook of Mechanical Ventilatory Support / Edition 1

Handbook of Mechanical Ventilatory Support / Edition 1

by Azriel Perel, M. Christine Stock
     
 

ISBN-10: 0683068563

ISBN-13: 9780683068566

Pub. Date: 01/01/1992

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

The past few years have brought a steady increase in new ventilatory modes aimed at improving ventilatory assistance. But as ventilators become more complicated and offer more options, the number of potentially dangerous decisions increases as well.  See more details below

Overview

The past few years have brought a steady increase in new ventilatory modes aimed at improving ventilatory assistance. But as ventilators become more complicated and offer more options, the number of potentially dangerous decisions increases as well.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780683068566
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
01/01/1992
Pages:
328
Product dimensions:
6.02(w) x 8.99(h) x 0.74(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Acknowledgment
Contributors
Sect. IGeneral Aspects of Ventilatory Support
1Introduction to Ventilatory Support3
2Mechanical Ventilators - Fundamentals7
3Monitoring During Ventilatory Support31
4Pulmonary Effects of Mechanical Ventilation41
5Cardiovascular Effects of Mechanical Ventilation51
6Positive-pressure Ventilation: Renal, Hepatic, and Gastrointestinal Function67
Sect. IIVentilation Modes
7Controlled Mechanical Ventilation and Assist/Control Ventilation81
8Intermittent Mandatory Ventilation101
9Positive End-Expiratory Pressure (PEEP) and Continuous Positive Airway (CPAP) Pressure117
10Pressure Support Ventilation129
11Mandatory Minute Ventilation137
12High-Frequency Ventilation145
13Inverse Ratio Ventilation and the Inspiratory/ Expiratory Ratio157
14Airway Pressure Release Ventilation165
15Continuous Flow Apneic Ventilation175
16Differential Lung Ventilation185
17Breathing Circuits for Spontaneous Ventilation and the Work of Breathing195
Sect. IIIDisease-Oriented Ventilatory Support
18Acute Lung Injury213
19Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and Asthma227
20Ventilatory Support Following Major Trauma247
21Weaning From Mechanical Ventilation261
22Ventilatory Support: Temptations and Pitfalls277
Glossary287
Index289

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