• January 2021 RESPIRATORY CARE Journal

    Editor's Commentary 


    Respir Care, January 2021 66:i 


    Editor's Choice 


    Effects of Ventilatory Settings on Pendelluft Phenomenon During Mechanical Ventilation

    Yusuke Enokidani, Akinori Uchiyama, Takeshi Yoshida, Ryuichiro Abe, Tomonori Yamashita, Yukiko Koyama and Yuji Fujino

    Respir Care, January 2021 66:1-10 doi:10.4187/respcare.07880



    Original Research


    COPD Overdiagnosis and Its Effect on 30-Day Hospital Readmission Rates

    Richard D Rice, Xiaozhen Han, Xiaofeng Wang and Mohammed J Al-Jaghbeer

    Respir Care, January 2021 66:11-17 doi:10.4187/respcare.07536


    Reducing Unnecessary Nitric Oxide Use: A Hospital-Wide, Respiratory Therapist-Driven Quality Improvement Project

    Colin M Rogerson, Alvaro J Tori, Acrista J Hole, Elizabeth Summitt, Jayme D Allen, Samer Abu-Sultaneh and Kevin M Valentine

    Respir Care, January 2021 66:18-24 doi:10.4187/respcare.08347


    Effect of Different Interfaces on FIO2 and CORebreathing During Noninvasive Ventilation

    Li-Li Li, Bing Dai, Jie Lu and Xin-Yu Li

    Respir Care, January 2021 66:25-32 doi:10.4187/respcare.07444


    Subject Preferences and Psychological Implications of Portable Oxygen Concentrator Versus Compressed Oxygen Cylinder in Chronic Lung Disease

    Pasquale Moretta, Antonio Molino, Michele Martucci, Salvatore Fuschillo, Alberto De Felice, Pietro Guida, Andrea Motta, Michele Vitacca and Mauro Maniscalco

    Respir Care, January 2021 66:33-40 doi:10.4187/respcare.07829


    Neurally-Adjusted Ventilatory Assist Can Facilitate Extubation in Neonates With Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia

    Ryan D Meinen, Yousef I Alali, Awni Al-Subu, Michael Wilhelm, Catherine L Wraight, Ryan M McAdams, Jamie J Limjoco and David J McCulley

    Respir Care, January 2021 66:41-49 doi:10.4187/respcare.07681


    Emotional Labor Is Associated With the Mental Health of Respiratory Therapists in Hospitals

    Yu-Hua Yan, Chih-Ming Kung and Shu-Chen Hsing

    Respir Care, January 2021 66:50-57 doi:10.4187/respcare.07675


    Preserved Ratio Impaired Spirometry in a Spirometry Database

    Andrei Schwartz, Nicholas Arnold, Becky Skinner, Jacob Simmering, Michael Eberlein, Alejandro P Comellas and Spyridon Fortis

    Respir Care, January 2021 66:58-65 doi:10.4187/respcare.07712


    A Cross-Sectional Survey of Practice Patterns and Selected Demographics of Respiratory Therapists in India

    Madhuragauri S Shevade, Rajiv C Yeravdekar and Sundeep S Salvi

    Respir Care, January 2021 66:66-72 doi:10.4187/respcare.07823


    The Effect of High Protein and Mobility-Based Rehabilitation on Clinical Outcomes in Survivors of Critical Illness

    Stephanie Wappel, Dena H Tran, Chris L Wells and Avelino C Verceles

    Respir Care, January 2021 66:73-78 doi:10.4187/respcare.07840


    Maximum Voluntary Ventilation and Its Relationship With Clinical Outcomes in Subjects With COPD

    Ana Carolina Andrello, Leila Donaria, Larissa A de Castro, Letícia F Belo, Lorena P Schneider, Felipe VC Machado, Marcos Ribeiro, Vanessa S Probst, Nidia A Hernandes and Fabio Pitta

    Respir Care, January 2021 66:79-86 doi:10.4187/respcare.07855


    Measured CPAP in a Noninvasive Pediatric Airway and Lung Model

    Neil D Fernandes, Esther Chung, Michael D Salt, Beverly Ejiofor, Ryan W Carroll and Robert M Kacmarek

    Respir Care, January 2021 66:87-94 doi:10.4187/respcare.07864


    Face Mask Leak Determines Aerosol Delivery in Noninvasive Ventilation

    Alexandra Haw, Michael McPeck, Ann D Cuccia and Gerald C Smaldone

    Respir Care, January 2021 66:95-103 doi:10.4187/respcare.07915


    Comparison of Two Assessment Tools for Hospitalized Subjects With Asthma

    Sangeeta K Schroeder, Waheeda Samady, Irini N Kolaitis, Craig M Smith, Hannah Palac, Laura Shreffler and Mary A Nevin

    Respir Care, January 2021 66:104-112 doi:10.4187/respcare.07761


    A Treatment to Eliminate SARS-CoV-2 Replication in Human Airway Epithelial Cells Is Safe for Inhalation as an Aerosol in Healthy Human Subjects

    Michael D Davis, Tatiana M Clemente, Olivia K Giddings, Kristie Ross, Rebekah S Cunningham, Laura Smith, Edward Simpson, Yunlong Liu, Kirsten Kloepfer, I Scott Ramsey, Yi Zhao, Christopher M Robinson, Stacey D Gilk and Benjamin Gaston

    Respir Care, January 2021 66:113-119 doi:10.4187/respcare.08425



    Systematic Reviews


    Neuromuscular Blocking Agents for ARDS: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

    Heather Torbic, Sudhir Krishnan, Mary Pat Harnegie and Abhijit Duggal

    Respir Care, January 2021 66:120-128 doi:10.4187/respcare.07849


    Spontaneous Breathing Trials in Preterm Infants: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

    Raphaela Farias Teixeira, Aline Carla Araújo Carvalho, Rosana Danielly de Araujo, Felipe Camilo Santiago Veloso, Samir Buainain Kassar and Andrea Monteiro Correia Medeiros

    Respir Care, January 2021 66:129-137 doi:10.4187/respcare.07928



    Special Article


    Intubation Checklist for COVID-19 Patients: A Practical Tool for Bedside Practitioners

    Alfred Papali, Anna O Ingram, Amy M Rosenberger, Frances R D'Arcy, Jaspal Singh, Lisa Ahlberg and Christopher D Russell

    Respir Care, January 2021 66:138-143 doi:10.4187/respcare.08063



    AARC Clinical Practice Guidelines


    AARC Clinical Practice Guideline: Management of Pediatric Patients With Tracheostomy in the Acute Care Setting

    Teresa A Volsko, Sara W Parker, Kathleen Deakins, Brian K Walsh, Katherine L Fedor, Taher Valika, Emily Ginier and Shawna L Strickland

    Respir Care, January 2021 66:144-155 doi:10.4187/respcare.08137


    AARC Clinical Practice Guideline: Management of Adult Patients with tracheostomy in the Acute Care Setting

    Constance C Mussa, Dina Gomaa, Daniel D Rowley, Ulrich Schmidt, Emily Ginier and Shawna L Strickland

    Respir Care, January 2021 66:156-169 doi:10.4187/respcare.08206





    Consequences to the Lungs When Gas Swings Between Lung Units During Patient Triggered Mechanical Ventilation

    Robert M Kacmarek, Lorenzo Berra and Jesús Villar

    Respir Care, January 2021 66:170-172 doi:10.4187/respcare.08764


    Accurately Diagnosing COPD: A Clinical Challenge With Important Consequences

    Neil R MacIntyre

    Respir Care, January 2021 66:173-174 doi:10.4187/respcare.08741


    Respiratory Therapy-Driven Protocols: An Important Component to Decrease Overutilization in Medicine

    Deanna R Todd Tzanetos and Aaron W Calhoun

    Respir Care, January 2021 66:175-176 doi:10.4187/respcare.08742


    AARC Clinical Practice Guidelines: Phase 4

    Dean R Hess

    Respir Care, January 2021 66:177-178 doi:10.4187/respcare.08624





    Impact of Early Passive Exercise With Cycle Ergometer on Ventilator Interaction

    Kelly C Bonorino and Katerine C Cani

    Respir Care, January 2021 66:179 doi:10.4187/respcare.08643


    The Authors Respond

    Bruno V Pinheiro, Júlia R Silva and Maycon M Reboredo

    Respir Care, January 2021 66:180-181 doi:10.4187/respcare.08672


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