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The Effectiveness of Mechanical Insufflator/Exsufflator in Sputum Discharge Among Intensive Care Unit Admitted Patients

Seyed Reza Saghebi 1 , Shahin Sharafeh 2 , Shahram Kharabian 2 , Mehran Marashian 2 , Faezeh Eshaghi 2 , Ali Bahrami 2 , Nazanin Namdar 2 and Seyed Mohammad Reza Hashemian 2 , *
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1 Tracheal Diseases Research Center, National Research Institute of Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases (NRITLD), Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Chronic Respiratory Diseases Research Center, National Research Institute of Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases (NRITLD), Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Critical Care Medicine: December 31, 2017, 3 (1); e60468
  • Published Online: February 28, 2017
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: December 20, 2015
  • Accepted: January 12, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/accm.60468

To Cite: Saghebi S R, Sharafeh S, Kharabian S, Marashian M, Eshaghi F, et al. The Effectiveness of Mechanical Insufflator/Exsufflator in Sputum Discharge Among Intensive Care Unit Admitted Patients, Arch Crit Care Med. 2017 ; 3(1):e60468. doi: 10.5812/accm.60468.

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1. Background
2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
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