Clinical experience and incidence of ventilator-associated pneumonia using closed versus open suction-system.

Eva Akerman, Catharina Larsson, Anders Ersson

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

8 Citations (SciVal)

Abstract

Studies have shown a decreasing ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) incidence after prophylactic interventions bundles. The use of closed suction systems (CSS) has been suggested beneficial as a prophylactic measure.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)34-41
JournalNursing in critical care
Volume19
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2014

Subject classification (UKÄ)

  • Anesthesiology and Intensive Care

Fingerprint

Dive into the research topics of 'Clinical experience and incidence of ventilator-associated pneumonia using closed versus open suction-system.'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this