Thursday, November 6, 2014

Intelligent Targeting Schemes

A Intelligent targeting scheme is "a ventilator control system that uses artificial intelligence programs such as fuzzy logic, rule based expert systems, & artificial neural networks" (Chatburn, 2012). Examples of modalities that use  Intelligent targeting are Smartcare & IntelliVent-ASV.

Please view the above video for more information on Intelligent targeting schemes.


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

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