Relationship of the Duration of Ventilator Support to Successful Weaning and Other Clinical Outcomes in 437 Prolonged Mechanical Ventilation Patients Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Epigenesis, Genetic
  • Epithelium
  • Smoking

abstract

  • Durations of MV did not affect weaning success or survival, although deleterious effects were found in discharges, decannulations, LTACH postweaning days, and discharge physical function. Durations of MV alone should not guide transfer decisions for subsequent continuing care.

publication date

  • May 2017

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1177/0885066615626897

PubMed ID

  • 26792815

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 283

end page

  • 291

volume

  • 32

number

  • 4