• Diaphragm contractile activity during mechanical ventilation 

      Brouwer, Lindie Estelle (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2018-03)
      ENGLISH SUMMARY : Introduction: Mechanical ventilation has been shown to have detrimental effects on the diaphragm, causing extubation failure. Diaphragm ultrasound has recently been investigated as a measurement technique ...
    • Paediatric diaphragm function and mechanical ventilation 

      Terhart, Maxine Nati (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2018-03)
      ENGLISH SUMMARY : Introduction: A relationship between diaphragm dysfunction and poor mechanical ventilation outcomes, such as prolonged duration of mechanical ventilation, weaning difficulties and extubation failure have ...
    • There’s more to weaning than just the lungs 

      Lupton-Smith, A. (Health & Medical Publishing Group, 2018)
      No abstract available.