Update in Intensive Care Medicine

Mechanical Ventilation and Weaning

Editors: Mancebo, Jordi, Net, Alvar, Brochard, Laurent (Eds.)

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Mechanical ventilation and weaning is one of the most common procedures carried out in critically ill patients. Appropriate management of these patients is of paramount importance to improve the outcome in terms of both morbidity and mortality. This book offers the physiological and clinical basis required to improve the care delivered to patients undergoing mechanical ventilation.

Table of contents (26 chapters)

  • Mechanical Ventilation in Acute Respiratory Failure: What We Have Learnt and What We Still Need to Learn

    Mancebo, J.

    Pages 1-12

  • Controlled Mechanical Ventilation

    Marini, J. J.

    Pages 13-38

  • Proportional Assist Ventilation

    Younes, M.

    Pages 39-73

  • Influence of Ventilator Performance on Assisted Modes of Ventilation

    Richard, J.-C. (et al.)

    Pages 74-85

  • Application of Tracheal Gas Insufflation for Critical Care Patients

    Blanch, L. (et al.)

    Pages 86-99

Buy this book

eBook $159.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-642-56112-2
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $209.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-540-44181-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Mechanical Ventilation and Weaning
Editors
  • Jordi Mancebo
  • Alvar Net
  • Laurent Brochard
Series Title
Update in Intensive Care Medicine
Copyright
2002
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-56112-2
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-56112-2
Softcover ISBN
978-3-540-44181-6
Series ISSN
1610-4056
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 378
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