Circuit Disconnection

Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2003 Jan;4(1):69-73.

“Comparison of loss in lung volume with open versus in-line catheter endotracheal suctioning.”

Choong K1, Chatrkaw P, Frndova H, Cox PN.

Department of Critical Care Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Circuit Disconnection

J Surg Res. 2010 Aug;162(2):250-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jss.2009.04.026.

Epub 2009 May 18.

“Loss of airway pressure during HFOV results in an extended loss of oxygenation: a retrospective animal study.”

Kubiak BD1, Albert SP, Gatto LA, Trikha G, El-Zammar O, Nieman GF.

Lung Derecuitment

Crit Care Med. 2013


doi: 0.1097/CCM.0b013e3182986268.

“Repeated derecruitments accentuate lung injury during mechanical ventilation.”

Park HY1, Ha SY, Lee SH, Kim S, Chang KS, Jeon K, Um SW, Koh WJ, Suh GY, Chung MP, Han J, Kim H, Kwon OJ.

Aerosol Deposition Measurements with ODAPT Mask Adapter

Respiratory Therapy Vol. 13 No. 2 n Spring 2018

Background: Aerosol is commonly used to deliver therapeutic drugs to patient suffering from asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). The purpose of this in vitro study is to characterize the effect of using the EcoMask facemask and the ODAPT adapter with the Spiriva Respimat Soft Mist Inhaler (SMI) in different environments.