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ALLMedicine™ Barotrauma Center

Research & Reviews  427 results

Barotrauma in COVID 19: Incidence, pathophysiology, and effect on prognosis.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clinimag.2022.06.014
Clinical Imaging; Steinberger S, Finkelstein M et. al.

Aug 5th, 2022 - To investigate the incidence, risk factors, and outcomes of barotrauma (pneumomediastinum and subcutaneous emphysema) in mechanically ventilated COVID-19 patients. To describe the chest radiography patterns of barotrauma and understand the develop...

Mechanical Ventilation Based on Driving Pressure in Lateral Position
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04455789

Jul 27th, 2022 - There may be physiologic and pathologic pulmonary changes because of inflammatory cytokine release during total hip replacement surgery due to surgical invasivity or advanced age, comorbidities, perioperative immobility of patients. Also intraoper...

Noninvasive Ventilation Procedures Technique
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1417959-technique

Jul 18th, 2022 - Approach Considerations Noninvasive ventilation (NIV; see the video below) is a popular method of adult respiratory management in both the emergency department (ED) and the intensive care unit (ICU), and it is increasingly used in the care of pedi...

Chest pain and difficulty swallowing
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/256263/dermatology/chest-pain-and-difficulty-swallowing
MDedge Family Medicine;

Jul 14th, 2022 - The posteroanterior (PA) and lateral view CXRs, as well as the CT scan, revealed the presence of retrosternal air and confirmed the patient’s diagnosis of pneumomediastinum. Pneumomediastinum—the presence of free air in the mediastinum—can develop.

Efficacy and Safety of Cisatracurium Compared to Vecuronium for Neuromuscular Blockade ...
https://doi.org/10.1177/08850666221113504
Journal of Intensive Care Medicine; Vallabh P, Ha M et. al.

Jul 14th, 2022 - Previous studies analyzing neuromuscular blocking agents (NMBAs) in acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) have evaluated the benefit of cisatracurium with conflicting results, and data evaluating other NMBAs remains limited. The objective of ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  80 results

Mechanical Ventilation Based on Driving Pressure in Lateral Position
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04455789

Jul 27th, 2022 - There may be physiologic and pathologic pulmonary changes because of inflammatory cytokine release during total hip replacement surgery due to surgical invasivity or advanced age, comorbidities, perioperative immobility of patients. Also intraoper...

Mechanical Power in Pediatric Mechanical Ventilation
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05127317

Jul 11th, 2022 - Mechanical ventilation is applied to millions of healthy and sick lungs every year in perioperative conditions and intensive care units. Meanwhile, the energy applied to the lungs by the ventilator during mechanical ventilation is usually used to ...

Oxygen Insufflation in Microlaryngoscopies
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04979533

Jul 8th, 2022 - High flow, low pressure oxygen will be supplied in microlaryngoscopy airway surgery. These procedures are usually performed with jet ventilation (UAB) or intermittent apnea (surgery centers). Jet ventilation provides oxygenation with limited venti...

Endotracheal Tube Size Effect on the Carbon Dioxide Washout During Jet Ventilation
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05370001

May 19th, 2022 - The aim of the present prospective randomised study is to compare differences in levels of carbon dioxide between two different endotracheal tube-sizes. Background: High Frequency Jet Ventilation (HFJV) has become an important technique for ventil...

Coronavirus Associated Pneumomediastinum and Pneumothorax
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04897152

Apr 15th, 2022 - Spontaneous pneumomediastinum (PMS) is defined as free air within the mediastinum. Spontaneous pneumothorax (PNX) consists of the presence of air inside the pleural space. PMS and PNX may sometimes occur secondly to an underlying pathology, or der...

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News  21 results

Chest pain and difficulty swallowing
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/256263/dermatology/chest-pain-and-difficulty-swallowing
MDedge Family Medicine;

Jul 14th, 2022 - The posteroanterior (PA) and lateral view CXRs, as well as the CT scan, revealed the presence of retrosternal air and confirmed the patient’s diagnosis of pneumomediastinum. Pneumomediastinum—the presence of free air in the mediastinum—can develop.

Pneumothorax, pneumomediastinum, and subcutaneous emphysema: The many faces of COVID-19 ARDS
https://www.mdedge.com/chestphysician/article/255343/critical-care/pneumothorax-pneumomediastinum-and-subcutaneous
Hafsa Abdulla, MD

Jun 13th, 2022 - I recall early in the pandemic being called to the bedside to examine an acutely decompensating patient with COVID-19. This was a 33-year-old, previously healthy woman, admitted to the medical ICU with hypoxemic respiratory failure requiring mecha.

Transpulmonary Pressure Measurement: The Key to Protecting the Lung, or an Abstract Waste of Time?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/970159

Mar 17th, 2022 - I'm going to assume if you're reading this that you already know what transpulmonary pressure (PL) is and how esophageal manometry works. I'll provide a brief description here, but if you're looking for an in-depth review , I'd recommend a few of ...

COVID-19 Airway Management: Expert Tips on Infection Control
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/938064

Sep 25th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. This starts with observing droplet precautions to prevent exposure to droplets larger than 5 microns in size, Charles Griffis, PhD, CRNA, said at ...

SGLT2 Inhibitors Have a Breakout Year
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/935322

Aug 7th, 2020 - The benefits from sodium-glucose cotransporter 2 inhibitor drugs proven during the past year for cutting heart failure hospitalization rates substantially in patients with heart failure with reduced ejection fraction and slowing progression of chr...

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Patient Education  4 results see all →