ARDS – Lung Protective Ventilation

Last Updated on by frcemuser

PaO2/FiO2 Ratio

  • Mild <300-200 mm Hg
  • Moderate¬† <200 – 100 mm Hg
  • Severe < 100 mm Hg

Setting

  • Low Tidal Volume (Based on Predicted Body Weight ~ 6 ml/kg)
  • Static Inspiratory Pressure < 30 cm H2O
  • Permissive Hypercapnia
  • High PEEP

Aim

  • To Prevent BAROTRAUMA/VOLUTRAUMA
  • TO PREVENT ARDS

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