Last Updated: 2012-04-20
A method to mechanically assist or replace spontaneous breathing with a machine designed to move breathable air into and out of the lungs.
Garland A, Fransoo R, Olafson K, Ramsey C, Yogendran M, Chateau D, McGowan K.
The Epidemiology and Outcomes of Critical Illness in Manitoba.
Manitoba Centre for Health Policy,
2012. [Summary] [Full Report] (View)