HFJV


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HFJVHigh Frequency Jet Ventilation
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Airway can be secured either via preexisting tracheostomy tube, different varieties of ETT, high frequency jet ventilation (HFJV) or LMA.
The use of HFJV was determined at the discretion of the attending anesthesiologist.
Patients receiving HFJV compared to CMV were no different in terms of age, body mass index, lower pole stones, stones size greater than 1 cm and number of stones.
Twelve patients were randomized to receive HFJV or SV The HFJV group received total intravenous anaesthesia.
The stones of patients in the SV group moved more than those of patients in the HFJV group (mean 5.4 mm vs 1.6 mm, P<0.01).
This involved the use of HFJV for the right and left lungs separately with two high-frequency jet ventilators (Mera[TM] High Frequency Jet Ventilator JP-1, Senko Medical Industrial Co, Tokyo, Japan).
HFJV during anesthesia for tracheal surgery has several advantages over cardiopulmonary bypass (2,3).