Ventilation: Volume vs Pressure Control

The team at Medmastery are providing LITFL readers with a series of FOAMed courses from across their website.

Today we explore the Mechanical Ventilation Essentials course with a video explaining why volume control is the preferred initial type of ventilation Assist control (AC) and synchronized intermittent mandatory ventilation (SIMV) modes

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Josh Cosa, MA RRT-ACCS RRT-NPS RCP. Registered Respiratory Therapist, Respiratory Care Practitioner and Clinical Education Manager. | Medmastery | Linkedin |

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