2015
DOI: 10.5935/1678-9741.20150076 View full text |Buy / Rent full text
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Abstract: OBJECTIVETo test several weaning predictors as determinants of successful extubation after elective cardiac surgery.METHODSThe study was conducted at a tertiary hospital with 100 adult patients undergoing elective cardiac surgery from September to December 2014. We recorded demographic, clinical and surgical data, plus the following predictive indexes: static compliance (Cstat), tidal volume (Vt), respiratory rate (f), f/ Vt ratio, arterial partial oxygen pressure to fraction of inspired oxygen ratio (PaO2/FiO… Show more

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