What type of asynchrony is this?
Last update: Wednesday, 23 Nov 2016 at 21:22
A 78-year-old man with acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) was mechanically ventilated on volume controlled ventilation (VCV). The attending physician noted the following curves on the ventilator display.
ICU Monte Klinikum Hospital Fortaleza, Brazil
What type of asynchrony was present?
a) Double triggering
b) Flow asynchrony
c) Reverse triggering
d) Options b and c are correctShow answer