Tag: Refractory Hypoxemia

Simplifying Mechanical Ventilation – Part 5: Refractory Hypoxemia & APRV

Refractory Hypoxemia: Now maybe you have intubated a patient secondary to hypoxemic respiratory failure who is at high risk for the development of acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS). These patients, and really all patients, with exception of severe obstructive disease, I …

Read More
Thoracic and Respiratory