Resistance measurement in ventilator-dependent patients

  • A. Rossi
Part of the Topics in Anaesthesia and Critical Care book series (TIACC)


Movement of any flow (\({\rm \dot V}\)) through a pipe requires a driving pressure to overcome frictional resistance.


Endotracheal Tube Flow Resistance Functional Residual Capaci Respiratory Mechanic Expiratory Flow Limitation 
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