oa South African Medical Journal - Positive pressure respirators in the treatment of poliomyelitis
|Article Title||Positive pressure respirators in the treatment of poliomyelitis|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 Edenvale Hospital, Pietermaritzburg|
|Publication Date||Oct 1955|
|Pages||1012 - 1015|
|Keyword(s)||Anaesthesiology, Poliomyelitiis, Postitive-pressure respirator, Pulmonology and Treatment|
A comparison is made of various types of positive-pressure respirators used for the treatment of respiratory failure from poliomyelitis and other causes. Anaesthetized patients in whom respiratory failure has been induced with curare were used for the purposes of the comparison.
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