Data show HFOV is not effective for respiratory distress

01/25/2013 | MedPage Today (free registration)

Data from two studies showed ICU patients with moderate to severe respiratory distress did not benefit from high-frequency oscillatory ventilation. The OSCILLATE trial, which was halted early, found HFOV increased in-hospital mortality rates when compared with standard ventilation, researchers reported at the SCCM annual meeting and in the New England Journal of Medicine.

View Full Article in:

MedPage Today (free registration)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Associate Director, Compliance Business Partner I
Boehringer Ingelheim
Ridgefield, CT
European Sales Manager
SentreHEART, Inc.
Germany, Benelux, UK
REG AFFAIRS PROJ MGR - 1400000A7F
Abbott
San Jose, CA
SPECIALIST II SYSTEMS INTEGRATION - 140000033P
Abbott
Dallas, TX
Attorney
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES Food and Drug Administration Office of the Chief Counsel
Silver Spring, MD, MD