Interventions to improve the mechanical ventilation fidelity of the Laerdal SimMan® 3G simulation mannequin

  • Neil J. Mehta
  • Renee Latoures
  • Martin M. Stechert
  • Richard L. Fidler
  • Jan Hirsch
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Conflict of interest

There are no conflicts of interest for any of the authors to disclose.

Disclosure

There are no other associations to disclose.

Editorial responsibility

This submission was handled by Dr. Hilary P. Grocott, Editor-in-Chief, Canadian Journal of Anesthesia.

Funding

There are no external funding sources to disclose.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Simulation Center and Anesthesia ServiceSan Francisco VA Medical Center and University of California San FranciscoSan FranciscoUSA

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