Pathophysiology and management of one-lung ventilation.


Journal Article (Review)

The ability to manage OLV effectively in patients with significant pulmonary disease is increasing. Knowledge of pulmonary ventilation and perfusion physiology, improvements in the ability to prevent and treat hypoxia, and a thorough grasp of traditional and novel ventilatory techniques may promote improved perioperative outcomes.

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Cited Authors

  • Grichnik, KP; Clark, JA

Published Date

  • February 2005

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 15 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 85 - 103

PubMed ID

  • 15707348

Pubmed Central ID

  • 15707348

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1558-5069

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1547-4127

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.thorsurg.2004.09.004


  • eng