Ventilatory management of tracheomalacia utilizing high-frequency jet ventilation

G. A. Smith, M. R. Castresana, S. D. Mandel

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Abstract

A case of acute respiratory failure in a patient with tracheomalacia in whom conventional methods for mechanical ventilation were unsuccessful is reported here. However, HFJV was used with satisfactory results.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)538-539
Number of pages2
JournalAnesthesia and analgesia
Volume62
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 1983
Externally publishedYes

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