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Mechanical Ventilation by Dr. Rodrigo Cavallazzi

Dr. Cavallazzi presents mechanical ventilation by first discussing the physiology of respiratory failure.  He then describes how to tailor mechanical ventilation to different forms of respiratory failure. He finishes with a discussion of the latest studies defining how to best use mechanical ventilation. 

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Dr. Cavallazzi attended la Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina in Brazil. His specialty is general pulmonary and critical care medicine and is board certified with the American Board of Internal Medicine for Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, and Critical Care Medicine.

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