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MV Challenge: What are the main findings and interpretations of the ventilator curves in this patient in PSV?

By: Marcelo Alcantara, Médico - 05/01/2023 20:35

Patient in the 5th day of MV with moderate ARDS.

Neuromuscular blockade was removed, and sedation was reduced.

The patient is in PSV, PS 12, PEEP 8cmH2O

A respiratory maneuver was done (figure below)


What measurements can be made with this maneuver?

How do you interpret the findings?

Please share with us your ideas and thoughts. Let’s learn!

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