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What does it mean when patients spontaneous respiratory rate increase on a ventilator? Time to come off?
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Dr. Jacek Jodelka
Internal Medicine
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In brief: No
Many things can cause this: pain, anxiety, delirium, or lack of appropriate sedation just to name a few.
Deciding when to extubate someone is more complex then that.

In brief: No
Many things can cause this: pain, anxiety, delirium, or lack of appropriate sedation just to name a few.
Deciding when to extubate someone is more complex then that.
Dr. Jacek Jodelka
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