Exhaled CO2 Parameters as a Tool to Assess Ventilation-Perfusion Mismatching during Neonatal Resuscitation in a Swine Model of Neonatal Asphyxia

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Elliott Shang-shun Li; Po-Yin Cheung; Megan O'Reilly; Joseph LaBossiere; Tze-Fun Lee; Shaun Cowan; David L Bigam; Georg Marcus Schmölzer;
(2016)
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science
  • Journal: PLoS ONE, volume 11, issue 1 (issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4713087, doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0146524
  • Subject: Animal Models | Research Article | Anatomy | Signs and Symptoms | Pathology and Laboratory Medicine | Neonates | Agriculture | Livestock | Resuscitation | Animals | Blood Flow | Heart Rate | Pig Models | Biology and Life Sciences | Developmental Biology | Research and Analysis Methods | Physiology | Medicine | Body Fluids | Critical Care and Emergency Medicine | Blood | Asphyxia | Cardiology | Hemodynamics | Vertebrates | Swine | Q | R | Hematology | Mammals | Model Organisms | Science | Organisms | Medicine and Health Sciences

BACKGROUND:End-tidal CO2 (ETCO2), partial pressure of exhaled CO2 (PECO2), and volume of expired CO2 (VCO2) can be continuously monitored non-invasively to reflect pulmonary ventilation and perfusion status. Although ETCO2 ≥14 mmHg has been shown to be associated with r... View more
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