Inspiratory muscle training in mechanical ventilation: suitable protocols and endpoints, the key to clear results - a critical review
Silva, Paulo Eugênio
This research from Faculdade de Educação Física, Universidade de Brasília looked into whether Inspiratory Muscle Training (IMT) led to a shorter duration of mechanical ventilation, improved weaning success, or improved survival.
The purpose of this critical review was to determine:
1. What is the ideal prescription of IMT for patients on MV?
2. What is the best time...