Respiratory system and artificial ventilation are key topics when considering the main aspects of Anaesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine. This book includes contributions by an international panel of authors. It collects valuable expertise to illustrate principles, and to study results and case experiences on respiratory physiopathology, respiratory mechanics, respiratory functions monitoring, artificial ventilation and diagnostic radiology in respiratory dysfunction failure.The aims of mechanical ventilation are primarily to decrease the work of breathing and to reverse life-threatening ... clinically for many decades, is the well -known barotrauma, defined as radiological evidence of extra-alveolar air .
|Title||:||Respiratory System and Artificial Ventilation|
|Author||:||Umberto Lucangelo, Paolo Pelosi, Walter A. Zin, Andrea Aliverti|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2008-02-17|