A microprocessor controlled ventilator (10) controls a patient's breathing selectively. The ventilator utilizes an intratracheal pulmonary ventilation using a reverse thrust catheter (12) for inspiration, and a microprocessor (22) for selectively controlling the ventilation parameters.

Title
Microprocessor-controlled ventilator system and methods
Application Number
PCT/US1997/008359
Publication Number
1997/042995
Application Date
May 16, 1997
Publication Date
November 20, 1997
Inventor
Wilson Jay M
Thompson John E
Schnitzer Jay J
Agent
VOCK Curtis A
Assignee
Wilson Jay M
Thompson John E
Schnitzer Jay J
The General Hospital Corporation
Children S Medical Center Corporation
IPC
A61M 16/16
A61M 16/10
A61M 16/04
A61M 16/00
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