SESSION TITLE: Respiratory Care
SESSION TYPE: Original Investigation Poster
PRESENTED ON: Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
PURPOSE: Ventilator associated infectious complications are directly associated with longer duration of mechanical ventilation, longer stays in the ICU and hospital, increased health care cost and increased risk of disability and death. We determined two key strategies that reduced ventilator associated pneumonia in our institution.