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Is overlap of respiratory and limb muscle weakness at weaning from mechanical ventilation associated with poorer outcomes?

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This study was supported by Grants from ADIR Association.

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Correspondence to Clément Medrinal.

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Francis Edouard Gravier and Tristan Bonnevie are employees by ADIR Association. Other authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

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Medrinal, C., Prieur, G., Frenoy, É. et al. Is overlap of respiratory and limb muscle weakness at weaning from mechanical ventilation associated with poorer outcomes?. Intensive Care Med 43, 282–283 (2017) doi:10.1007/s00134-016-4626-7

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Keywords

  • Mechanical Ventilation
  • Muscle Strength
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Respiratory Muscle
  • Limb Muscle