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Research & Reviews  709 results

Monitoring postoperative lung recovery using electrical impedance tomography in post an...
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Journal of Clinical Monitoring and Computing; Hochhausen N, Kapell T et. al.

Sep 21st, 2021 - With electrical impedance tomography (EIT) recruitment and de-recruitment phenomena can be quantified and monitored at bedside. The aim was to examine the feasibility of EIT with respect to monitor atelectasis formation and resolution in the post ...

Early extubation is associated with shorter duration of mechanical ventilation and lowe...
Early Human Development; Söderström F, Ågren J et. al.

Sep 21st, 2021 - Respiratory care of extremely preterm infants remains a challenge. The majority require invasive mechanical ventilation (MV), which is a contributing factor in developing bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD). It is important to keep MV to a minimum bu...

Impairment of hypoxic pulmonary vasoconstriction in acute respiratory distress syndrome.
European Respiratory Review : an Official Journal of the ... Gierhardt M, Pak O et. al.

Sep 17th, 2021 - Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) is a serious complication of severe systemic or local pulmonary inflammation, such as caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) infection. ARDS is characterised by diffuse alv...

Thoracic Paravertebral Block Ameliorates Postoperative Delirium in Geriatric Patients.
The Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon; Heng L, Wang M et. al.

Sep 15th, 2021 - Thoracic surgery often causes postoperative delirium (POD) in geriatric patients. This study aimed to explore the effect of ultrasound-guided continuous thoracic paravertebral block (UG-TPVB) on POD in geriatric patients undergoing pulmonary resec...

Effects of high versus low inspiratory oxygen fraction on postoperative clinical outcom...
Journal of Clinical Anesthesia; Lim CH, Han JY et. al.

Sep 15th, 2021 - To determine whether high perioperative inspired oxygen fraction (FiO2) compared with low FiO2 has more deleterious postoperative clinical outcomes in patients undergoing non-thoracic surgery under general anesthesia. Meta-analysis of randomized c...

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Guidelines  1 results

AARC Clinical Practice Guideline: Effectiveness of Pharmacologic Airway Clearance Thera...
Respiratory Care; Strickland SL, Rubin BK et. al.

Jun 27th, 2015 - Aerosolized medications are used as airway clearance therapy to treat a variety of airway diseases. These guidelines were developed from a systematic review with the purpose of determining whether the use of these medications to promote airway cle...

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News  33 results

The COVID Complication You Might Miss

Nov 19th, 2020 - Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. A Possible Complication of COVID-19?  A 75-year-old woman with a history of type 2 diabetes and hypertension presents to the emergency department with worsening ...

Chest Pain and Shortness of Breath in a 33-Year-Old Man

Jul 20th, 2020 - Discussion The CT pulmonary angiogram reveals a filling defect, which is visualized within the segmental pulmonary artery suspicious for a pulmonary embolus. Incidental small bilateral pleural effusions with total collapse of the right lower lobe ...

COVID-19 ICU: Treat Individual Pathophysiology Not Standard ARDS 

Apr 10th, 2020 - In recent days, intensive care specialists have questioned whether standard respiratory therapy protocols for Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS) in the management of patients with COVID-19 is really the optimal solution for all, at least o...

Is Diagnosis Up in the Air?
Nandan R. Hichkad, PA-C, MMSc

Aug 19th, 2019 - ANSWER The radiograph shows 3 abnormalities: (1) The endotracheal tube is in the right mainstem bronchus—a finding that in part leads to (2) A whiteout of the left lung; the latter is due partly to collapse and atelectasis and partly to a possible.

Endobronchial valves for lung volume reduction: What can we offer patients with advanced emphysema?

Jun 12th, 2019 - Spiration® Valves Small trials have shown favorable results with the Spiration® IBV for BLVR, including a pilot multicenter cohort study of 30 patients with heterogeneous, upper-lobe emphysema who underwent valve placement (Wood DE, et al. J Thora.

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Patient Education  2 results see all →