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Lung Volumes, Mechanics, and Oxygenation during Spontaneous Positive-Pressure Ventilation: the Advantage of CPAP Over EPAP
Author Affiliations & Notes
  • Richard M. Schlobohm, M.D.
    *
  • Robert T. Falltrick, M.D.
  • Stuart F. Quan, M.D.
  • Jeffrey A. Katz, M.D.
  • *Clinical Professor of Anesthesia.
  • Assistant Clinical Professor of Anesthesia. Present address: Department of Anesthesia, Saint Francis Memorial Hospital, San Francisco, California 94109.
  • Intensive Care Fellow. Presently, Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine, Division of Respiratory Sciences, University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, Tucson, Arizona 85724.
  • §Assistant Professor of Anesthesia.
  • As Greenbaum et al.3and Grenvik,7we prefer the more descriptive term “EPAP” to “PEEP” and “sPEEP”, because PEEP is usually associated with mechanical ventilation.
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Education
Education   |   October 1981
Lung Volumes, Mechanics, and Oxygenation during Spontaneous Positive-Pressure Ventilation: the Advantage of CPAP Over EPAP
Anesthesiology 10 1981, Vol.55, 416-422. doi:
Anesthesiology 10 1981, Vol.55, 416-422. doi:
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