Esophageal Pressure Monitoring to Guide Ventilator Management
Presented by Carl Hinkson MS, RRT-ACCS, RRT-NPS, FAARC
This presentation will cover the rationale and physiology of using an esophageal balloon tipped catheter as a surrogate for pleural pressure, how those measurements can be used to guide ventilator management, and present a review of the literature regarding its use.
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