hypercapnic drive response

hypercapnic drive response

The ratio of the change in airway-occlusion pressure 0.1 second after the start of inspiratory flow [deltaP(0.1)] to the change in P(aCO2) [deltaP(aCO2)].
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1%) with hypercapnic drive response or hypercapnic ventilatory response, or both, higher than the threshold value, were successfully weaned (odds ratio 22.
However, this could explain the low hypercapnic ventilatory response but not the low hypercapnic drive response (19).