Weaning from mechanical ventilation

Case-based session
Chairs: M. Tobin (Hines, United States of America)
Aims: To learn definitions and outcomes; to understand reasons for weaning failure and how to treat these factors.
Case presentation: An old known and rarely seen etiology of respiratory failure
R. Estêvão Gomes (Lisboa, Portugal)
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Case presentation: Extracorporeal CO2 removal and veno venous ECMO as bridge to transplantation in refractory hypercapnic respiratory failure
G. Glodic (Zagreb, Croatia)
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Definition and outcome
L. Brochard (Toronto (ON), Canada)
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Why can't my patient be weaned?
M. Dres (Paris, France)
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How to ventilate difficult to wean patients
C. Gregoretti (Palermo, Italy)
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Early mobilisation and IMT
S. Mehta (Toronto, Canada)
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Swallowing and talking in difficult to wean patients
N. Hart (London, United Kingdom)
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