Chapter

Mechanical Ventilation

Eelco F. M. Wijdicks

in The Practice of Emergency and Critical Care Neurology

Published on behalf of © Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research

Published in print May 2010 | ISBN: 9780195394023
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199323050 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780195394023.003.0017
Mechanical Ventilation

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Chapter 17 discusses the basic principles of mechanical ventilation specifically focused on this patient population. The immense subject of mechanical ventilation cannot be captured in a single chapter, and therefore major textbooks on mechanical ventilation can be consulted for more technical aspects.

Chapter.  7305 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Neurology

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