Mechanical ventilation in asthma.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

The goal of respiratory support in asthma is similar to the goals in other forms of respiratory failure: to support gas exchange while avoiding complications. The specific respiratory support goals for asthmatics are discussed in this article, as well as recommended ventilator adjustments to meet these goals.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • MacIntyre, N

Published Date

  • December 1995

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 1 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 333 - 343

PubMed ID

  • 9390865

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1078-5337


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States