A challenge with 5 cmH2O of positive end-expiratory pressure predicts fluid responsiveness in neurosurgery patients with protective ventilation: an observational study.

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Ali A. , Aygun E., Abdullah T., Bolsoy-Devecı S., Orhan-Sungur M. , Canbaz M. , ...More

Minerva anestesiologica, vol.85, pp.1184-1192, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 85
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.23736/s0375-9393.19.13721-2
  • Title of Journal : Minerva anestesiologica
  • Page Numbers: pp.1184-1192


BACKGROUND: Positive end-expiratory pressure (PEEP) increment induces a decrease in Stroke Volume Index (SVI). We hypothesized that the magnitude of SVI reduction due to a 5 cmH(2)O increase in PEEP could predict fluid responsiveness during low tidal volume ventilation.