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Pilot Experience With Application of Neurally Adjusted Ventilatory Assist in Iran

Mansoor Masjedi 1 , Farid Zand 1 and Golnar Sabetian 1 , *
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1 Shiraz Anesthesiology and Critical Care Research Center, Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care Medicine, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Critical Care Medicine: January 28, 2015, 1 (1); e522
  • Published Online: January 24, 2015
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: September 23, 2014
  • Accepted: November 19, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/accm.522

To Cite: Masjedi M, Zand F, Sabetian G. Pilot Experience With Application of Neurally Adjusted Ventilatory Assist in Iran, Arch Crit Care Med. 2015 ; 1(1):e522. doi: 10.5812/accm.522.

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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
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