Category Archives: Respiratory Medicine

Articles on VAP

​1. Ventilator-associated pneumonia in the ICU.Crit Care. 2014;18(2):208.

2. Hospital-acquired pneumonia, health care-associated pneumonia, ventilator-associated pneumonia, and ventilator-associated tracheobronchitis: definitions and challenges in trial design. Niederman MS. Clin Infect Dis.2010; 51(S1):S12–S17.

3. Guidelines for the Management of Adults with Hospital-acquired, Ventilator-associated, and Healthcare-associated Pneumonia, Am J Respir Crit Care Med Vol 171. pp 388–416, 2005

4. Recommendations for treatment of hospital-acquired and ventilator-associated pneumonia: review of recent international guidelines. Clinical Infectious Disease. 51(Suppl 1):S42–7.

5. Ventilator-associated pneumonia. Current OpinCrit Care 2009;15: 30–5.

6.Management of Adults With Hospital-acquired and Ventilator-associated Pneumonia: 2016 Clinical Practice Guidelines by the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the American Thoracic Society


Presentation, Articles & BTS Guideline – Ventilatory management of Acute Hypercapnic Respiratory Failure

Ventilatory management of Acute Hypercapnic Respiratory Failure – Presentation

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Articles on Ventilatory management of COPD & Asthma

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