Positive end-expiratory pressure (PEEP) has been successfully employed in a case of endobronchial hemorrhage during cardiopulmonary bypass. The authors present a case that occurred in the intensive care unit. Massive hemoptysis after inflation of the balloon of a pulmonary artery catheter was resolved when PEEP was applied.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Anesthesia and analgesia|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1983|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine