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Intensive Care Medicine

, Volume 45, Issue 2, pp 299–300 | Cite as

Assessment of respiratory mechanics during pressure support ventilation? Caution required

  • Katerina Vaporidi
  • George Prinianakis
  • Dimitris GeorgopoulosEmail author
  • Claude Guérin
Correspondence

Notes

Compliance with ethical standards

Conflicts of interest

None of the authors have a conflict of interest.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Intensive Care Medicine DepartmentUniversity Hospital of Heraklion, Medical School, University of CreteIraklioGreece
  2. 2.Service de Médecine intensive-réanimationHospices civils de LyonLyonFrance
  3. 3.Université de LyonLyonFrance
  4. 4.Service de Médecine intensive-réanimation GrenobleLyonFrance
  5. 5.HP2, INSERM 1042GrenobleFrance
  6. 6.INSERM 955CréteilFrance

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