Mechanical ventilation with heliox decreases respiratory system resistance and facilitates CO2 removal in obstructive airway disease

Martin C J Kneyber, Marc van Heerde, Dick G Markhorst, Frans B Plötz

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9 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1676-1677
Number of pages2
JournalIntensive Care Medicine
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - 2006


  • Carbon Dioxide/metabolism
  • Helium/administration & dosage
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Lung Diseases, Obstructive/therapy
  • Oxygen/administration & dosage
  • Oxygen Inhalation Therapy/methods
  • Respiration, Artificial/methods

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