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An open-labelled randomized controlled trial comparing costs and clinical outcomes of open endotracheal suctioning with closed endotracheal suctioning in mechanically ventilated medical intensive care patients
David D, Samuel P, David T, Keshava SN, Irodi A, Peter JV
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Journal of Critical Care
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Critical Care Physicians, Nurses and/or Other Critical Care Medical Professionals
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Pre-Use of PICS Designation
Purpose: Closed endotracheal suctioning (CES) may impact ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) risk by reducing environmental contamination. In developing countries where resource limitations constrain the provision of optimal bed space for critically ill patients, CES assumes greater importance.
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