The perioperative management of the acute care surgical patient

Craig M. Coopersmith, Timothy G. Buchman

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In an apneic 70-year-man who is recovering in the intensive care unit after a protracted operative intervention 3 days ago, you notice that his ventilatory management is highlighted as follows: (A) Volume-cycle ventilation (B) FiO 2 is 60% (C) PEEP is 15cm H2O (D) Pressure support (E) Endotracheal suctioning

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationAcute Care Surgery
Subtitle of host publicationPrinciples and Practice
PublisherSpringer New York
Number of pages17
ISBN (Print)0387344705, 9780387344706
StatePublished - 2007
Externally publishedYes


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