Thursday, September 25, 2014

Automatic Tube Compensation

Automatic Tube Compensation is "a feature that allows the operator to enter the size of the patient's endotracheal tube & have the ventilator calculate the tubes resistance & then generate just enough pressure to compensate for the added resistive load" (Chatburn, R. 2012).

Free Mechanical Ventilation Handouts

Servo Targeting 


Chatburn, R. (2012). Standardized Vocabulary for Mechanical Ventilation. Mandu Press. 

*Note- this reference is available under the link free mechanical ventilation handouts.