Clinical management of pressure control ventilation: An algorithmic method of patient ventilatory management to address "forgotten but important variables".
J Crit Care 2017 Sep 6;43:169-182. Epub 2017 Sep 6.
Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Tokyo Bay Urayasu Ichikawa Medical Center, 3-4-32 Todaijima, Urayasu City, Chiba 2790001, Japan.
Pressure controlled ventilation is a common mode of ventilation used to manage both adult and pediatric populations. However, there is very little evidence that distinguishes the efficacy of pressure controlled ventilation over that of volume controlled ventilation in the adult population. This gap in the literature may be due to the absence of a consistent and systematic algorithm for managing pressure controlled ventilation. Read More