27 January 2021>: Articles
Pulmonary Barotrauma Resulting from Mechanical Ventilation in 2 Patients with a Diagnosis of COVID-19 Pneumonia
Unusual clinical courseRaphael Ezeagu A* , Titilope Olanipekun A , Ratnam Santoshi F , Chanaka Seneviratne E , Yizhak Kupfer E
Am J Case Rep 2021; 22:e927954
Figure 4. Patient 2 maximum ventilatory pressures from Day 1 to Day 7 on mechanical ventilation. Patient developed subcutaneous emphysema and pneumomediastinum on Day 2 and pneumothorax on day 6. PEEP – positive end-expiratory pressure; PIP – peak inspiratory pressure; Pplat – plateau pressure.