SESSION TITLE: Ultrasound in the ICU
SESSION TYPE: Original Investigation Slide
PRESENTED ON: Monday, October 24, 2016 at 04:30 PM - 05:30 PM
PURPOSE: The aim of this study was to determine if ultrasound measures of diaphragm thickness during inspiration (delta tdi) decreases time on mechanical ventilation when compared to usual care (UC). Additionally, the study examined the acceptability of incorporating measures of delta tdi in decision making of intensivists.