• Since this time, spontaneous ventilation (SV) via a laryngeal mask airway (LMA) has surplanted IPPV via an ETT as many practitioners' general anaesthetic technique of choice. (thefreelibrary.com)
  • It is difficult to perform thoracoscopic lobectomy in patients with a history of contralateral lobectomy, as stable oxygenation is not always maintained under conditions of one-lung ventilation during surgery. (readbyqxmd.com)
  • Among 14 patients who had previously received contralateral lobectomy, 4 were unable to maintain sufficient perioperative oxygenation with usual one-lung ventilation. (readbyqxmd.com)
  • Such patients have a significantly high mortality and should be considered for rescue strategies relatively early on. (present5.com)
  • These expensive and/or invasive modalities are unavailable in the developing countries where the frequency and mortality of PPHN is likely to be much higher due to higher incidence of asphyxia and sepsis. (wikipedia.org)
  • To date, it carries a high mortality and an active area of clinical research. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since this time, spontaneous ventilation (SV) via a laryngeal mask airway (LMA) has surplanted IPPV via an ETT as many practitioners' general anaesthetic technique of choice. (thefreelibrary.com)