A Deep Inflation is a pressure-driven recruitment  manoeuvre which inflates a subject’s lung to Total Lung Capacity (TLC) defined at a physiological pressure of 30 cmH2O


Read in this document the importance of the deep inflation manoeuvre and how to troubleshoot the following:

  • Leak between subject and flexiVent
  • Subject impassivity
  • Partial cannula obstruction
  • Bronchoconstriction or full cannula obstruction 



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