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Hong Lin Du, Marcelo B P Amato, Yoshitsugu Yamada, Bich N Nguyen: Pressure support ventilation control system and method. Newport Medical Instruments, Brown Martin Haller & McClain, August 27, 2002: US06439229 (160 worldwide citation)

A system and method of controlling the termination of the inhalation phase in a pressure support ventilation system is disclosed, in which an expiratory trigger sensitivity, or ratio of inspiratory flow rate to peak inspiratory flow rate at which the inspiration phase is terminated, is varied in pro ...


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Stephan Böhm, Marcelo B P Amato, Peter W A Kunst: Method and apparatus for determining alveolar opening and closing. Stephan Bohm, Marcelo B P Amato, Shlesinger Arkwright & Garvey, October 17, 2006: US07122010 (10 worldwide citation)

The invention refers to a method for the regional determination of the alveolar opening and alveolar closing of the lung depending on the respiration pressure, wherein according to the method of electrical impedance tomography, an impedance signal is measured in at least one lung zone depending on t ...


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Stephan Bohm, Marcelo B P Amato, Peter W A Kunst: Method and apparatus for determining alveolar opening and closing. Shlesinger Arkwright & Garvey, December 19, 2002: US20020193700-A1

The invention refers to a method for the regional determination of the alveolar opening and alveolar closing of the lung depending on the respiration pressure, wherein according to the method of electrical impedance tomography, an impedance signal is measured in at least one lung zone depending on t ...


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Stephan Bohm, Marcelo B P Amato, Peter W A Kunst: Method and apparatus for determining alveolar opening and closing. Shlesinger Arkwright & Garvey, April 15, 2004: US20040073130-A1

The invention refers to a method for the regional determination of the alveolar opening and alveolar closing of the lung depending on the respiration pressure, wherein according to the method of electrical impedance tomography, an impedance signal is measured in at least one lung zone depending on t ...