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

Akerman, Eva; Larsson, Catharina and Ersson, Anders LU (2014) In Nursing in critical care 19(1). p.34-41
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.
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Nursing in critical care
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19
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1
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34 - 41
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Wiley-Blackwell
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1478-5153
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10.1111/nicc.12010
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English
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  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.},
  author       = {Akerman, Eva and Larsson, Catharina and Ersson, Anders},
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  language     = {eng},
  number       = {1},
  pages        = {34--41},
  publisher    = {Wiley-Blackwell},
  series       = {Nursing in critical care},
  title        = {Clinical experience and incidence of ventilator-associated pneumonia using closed versus open suction-system.},
  url          = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nicc.12010},
  volume       = {19},
  year         = {2014},
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