What is the role of high-frequency oscillatory ventilation (HFOV) in the management of pneumomediastinum (PM)?

Updated: Feb 26, 2019
  • Author: Patrick L Carolan, MD; Chief Editor: Girish D Sharma, MD, FCCP, FAAP  more...
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Case reports have described the successful use of high-frequency oscillatory ventilation (HFOV) in a child with acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) and pneumomediastinum.


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