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How are breathing treatments administered in the icu?

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Dr. Aaron Milstone
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology

In brief: Vent or no vent

In the ICU breathing treatments are administered the same way as when a patient is on a hospital ward unless the patient is on a ventilator. When they are on the vent the treatment is administered through the mechanical tubing.

In brief: Vent or no vent

In the ICU breathing treatments are administered the same way as when a patient is on a hospital ward unless the patient is on a ventilator. When they are on the vent the treatment is administered through the mechanical tubing.
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