A pop-off valve system for use with intermittent mandatory ventilation that employs high flow and a reservoir bag is described. It ensures constancy of the mechanical tidal volume regardless of the flow rate of fresh gases into the reservoir bag of the spontaneous breathing circuit.
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Intensive Care Medicine|
|State||Published - 1 May 1986|
- Peak flow
- Pop-off valve
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine