A New Configuration for Helmet Continuous Positive Airway Pressure Allowing Tidal Volume Monitoring

Antonino Giarratano, Cesare Gregoretti, Andrea Cortegiani, Lorenzo Ball, Filippo Vitale, Giulia Ingoglia, Giuseppe Accurso, Mariachiara Ippolito

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Abstract

We performed a bench and human study to test the hypothesis that a ventilator can accurately estimate Vt when a helmet is used in CPAP mode in a single limb configuration with an intentional leak port placed at the helmet expiratory port. We have recently demonstrated the effectiveness of this setup in bilevel mode
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages12
JournalAmerican Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine
Publication statusPublished - 2020

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
  • Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine

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