PAWP


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PAWP

pulmonary artery wedge pressure.

PAWP

abbreviation for pulmonary artery wedge pressure. See pulmonary wedge pressure.

PAWP

pulmonary artery wedge pressure.
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The results of this study may be able to develop a more accurate method for interpreting the PAWP tracing when the patient is receiving PSV.
Most researchers suggest monitoring proximal airway pressure with simultaneous display of the PAWP tracing as a more accurate way to determine the end-expiration point (Bellamy & Mercurio; Berryhill et al.
The proximal airway pressure tracing, the PAWP tracing, and the ECG rhythm strip are displayed simultaneously on the bedside monitor (Marquette, General Electric Co.