Change in end-expiratory lung volume (EELV) after 10 cmHO inspiratory positive airway pressure (IPAP), expiratory positive airway pressure (EPAP), and continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) before and after methacholine infusion
Taken from "Effects of the components of positive airway pressure on work of breathing during bronchospasm"
Critical Care 2004;8(2):R72-R81.
Published online 9 Feb 2004
Copyright © 2004 Miro et al., licensee BioMed Central Ltd. This is an Open Access article: verbatim copying and redistribution of this article are permitted in all media for any purpose, provided this notice is preserved along with the article's original URL.For the same positive airway pressure condition, ΔEELV was significantly less (*< 0.05) after methacholine.