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ventilatory

/ven·ti·la·to·ry/ (-lah-tor″e) pertaining to ventilation.

ventilatory

See ventilate.

ventilatory

pertaining to or emanating from pulmonary ventilation.

ventilatory failure
respiratory acidosis.
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2] causes a ventilatory response primarily through the central chemoreceptors (approximately 80 percent) with the remainder attributable to the peripheral chemoreceptors.
Constant load test with SB to determine ventilatory sensitivity: [V.
Many forms of closed-loop, automatically applied partial support protocols have been developed on many different ventilators; I have reviewed and tried all of them, including mandatory minute ventilation (MMV), pressure-support ventilation (PSV), proportional assist ventilation (PAV), SmartCare/PS, AutoMode and NAVA (Neurally Adjusted Ventilatory Assist).
Data showed that the Talk Test related best to the lactate threshold as compared to the ventilatory threshold
A mild-to-moderate restrictive ventilatory defect is most commonly detected at spirometry (1).
Interval training can be applied especially to those patients with advanced COPD, who are unable to sustain exercise intensities sufficiently long enough to obtain a physiological training effect because of ventilatory limitation.
On polysomnographic recording, CSA is characterized by the cessation of airflow and ventilatory effort lasting 10 sec or longer, with central apnoeas occurring at a rate of five or more per hour (13).
Ventilatory capacity can be measured through the hypercapnic response test.
7) The 24-hour sepsis management bundle includes the use of low-dose corticosteroids for septic shock patients who manifest decreased adrenal function as defined by their ICU policy, glycemic control, lung protective ventilatory support strategies, and prudent use of drotrecogin alfa (activated) according to institutional policy.
Kitts Green aluminium plate makers Alcoa, has given pounds 3,000 to ensure the ward where Zubair was treated now has its own Ventilatory Positive Airway Pressure Machine on hand for other children suffering similar infections.
The presence and severity of obstructive sleep apnea were assessed using home ventilatory polygraphy.
Research recently presented at the American College of Cardiology's annual meeting has suggested that D-Ribose might improve ventilatory efficiency among patients with congestive heart failure (CHF).