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Inspiratory times when weaning from mechanical ventilation.
  1. A Greenough,
  2. F Greenall,
  3. H R Gamsu
  1. Department of Child Health, King's College Hospital, London.


    Two inspiratory times (0.5 and 1.0 seconds) were compared when weaning infants from mechanical ventilation. The shorter inspiratory time was associated with significant increases in minute volume and reduction in active expiration.

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