Patient-Ventilator Interaction, An Issue of Respiratory Care Clinics

Patient-Ventilator Interaction, An Issue of Respiratory Care Clinics

by Dimitrius Georgeopolous
     
 

This book explores one of the most significant areas of respiratory therapy: patient-ventilator interaction. A global panel of experts discusses: functional principles of positive pressure ventilators; basic principles of control of breathing; assessment of respiratory output; overview of patient-ventilator interaction; patient-ventilator interaction during… See more details below

Overview

This book explores one of the most significant areas of respiratory therapy: patient-ventilator interaction. A global panel of experts discusses: functional principles of positive pressure ventilators; basic principles of control of breathing; assessment of respiratory output; overview of patient-ventilator interaction; patient-ventilator interaction during the triggering phase; modes of pressure delivery; expiratory asynchrony; patient-ventilator interaction during non-invasive positive pressure ventilation; effects of sleep; potential advantages of patient-ventilator synchrony; and future approaches to improving patient-ventilator synchrony.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781416027201
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
09/19/2005
Series:
Clinics: Internal Medicine Series
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.50(d)

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