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Respiratory Failure & Mechanical Ventilation

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Welcome to our in-depth discussion group on Respiratory Failure and Mechanical Ventilation. This specialized forum is a dedicated space for intensivists, fellows, residents, students, and individuals interested in expanding their knowledge on respiratory failure and associated mechanical ventilation techniques.

Our group hosts a wide array of topics, including the pathophysiology of respiratory failure, types and causes, diagnostic criteria, and management strategies. We give particular emphasis on mechanical ventilation, a life-saving intervention frequently used in severe respiratory failure scenarios. Topics cover basic ventilator settings, different modes of mechanical ventilation, patient-ventilator synchrony, troubleshooting common problems, and weaning from ventilation.

Engage in thoughtful discussions, ask questions, and share experiences or case studies related to respiratory failure and mechanical ventilation. Gain insights from professionals in the field, including pulmonologists, critical care specialists, respiratory therapists, and biomedical engineers, among others.

We also host periodic webinars and live Q&A sessions featuring experts who can provide the latest evidence-based practices and research updates.

This is a supportive, educational platform that promotes knowledge exchange and professional development in the field of respiratory medicine and critical care. Please remember to respect the different perspectives and experiences of all members as we delve into these complex topics.

Whether you're an expert wanting to share your knowledge, a practitioner wishing to stay updated, a student aiming to learn more, or a curious mind seeking a deeper understanding, we welcome you to our dynamic and informative discussion group on Respiratory Failure and Mechanical Ventilation.

Group Rules


Every member should respect others' opinions and experiences. Derogatory comments, personal attacks, or any form of harassment will not be tolerated.


Maintain a professional tone in all discussions. Avoid using slang, inappropriate language, or unprofessional behavior.


Keep posts and discussions related to respiratory failure and mechanical ventilation. Off-topic posts may be removed.


Respect the privacy of patients when discussing cases. Ensure all shared case studies are anonymized and conform to the principles of medical confidentiality.

Evidence-Based Discussion

Where possible, back up your points with relevant, recent, and reputable sources. This helps maintain the quality of the information shared.

No Promotion or Advertising

This is an educational forum. Direct advertising or promotion of products, services, or self-promotion is not allowed unless specifically relevant and approved by the moderators.


When quoting research, provide the correct citation or a link to the original source.


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  • July 24, 2021


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