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Prediction of high airway pressure using a non-linear autoregressive model of pulmonary mechanics
Background: For mechanically ventilated patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), suboptimal PEEP levels can cause ventilator induced lung injury (VILI). In particular, high PEEP and high peak inspiratory ...
Biomedical engineer's guide to the clinical aspects of intensive care mechanical ventilation
BACKGROUND: Mechanical ventilation is an essential therapy to support critically ill respiratory failure patients. Current standards of care consist of generalised approaches, such as the use of positive end expiratory ...
Computer-Based Post-Stroke Rehabilitation of Prospective Memory
(University of Canterbury. Computer Science and Software EngineeringUniversity of Canterbury. Psychology, 2016)
We present a computer-based environment for rehabilitation of prospective memory in stroke survivors. Prospective memory (PM), or remembering to perform actions in the future, is of crucial importance for everyday life. ...
The dosimetric effect of electron density overrides in 3DCRT Lung SBRT for a range of lung tumor dimensions
© 2018 Canterbury District Health Board. Journal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics published by Wiley Periodicals, Inc. on behalf of American Association of Physicists in Medicine. The combined effects of lung tumor ...