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Vol. 46. Issue 4.
Pages 213-216 (April 2022)
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Vol. 46. Issue 4.
Pages 213-216 (April 2022)
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Inspiratory and expiratory pause during pressure support ventilation: Maneuvers that we should incorporate into clinical practice
Pausa inspiratoria y espiratoria durante la ventilación con presión de soporte: Maniobras que debemos incorporar en la práctica clínica
N. Paveza, L.F. Damianib,
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a Sección Medicina Intensiva, Departamento de Medicina Interna, Universidad de Concepción, Concepción, Chile
b Departamento Ciencias de la Salud, Carrera de Kinesiología, Facultad de Medicina, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
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Table 1. Considerations for adequate execution of an inspiratory pause and interpretation of distending pressure in pressure support ventilation.
Table 2. Different distending pressure and muscle effort indices evaluable in clinical practice during pressure support ventilation.
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