You may of heard of Pressure Regulated Volume Control, but what is it really? How should I use it? This video and accompanying infographic will give you what you need to know.
Infographic: Perks & Perils of PRVC
- PRVC is an adaptive form of pressure control that allows the patient to control flow, while still targeting a set tidal volume by adjusting the provided inspiratory pressure
- This can be beneficial if the patient is weaning, and detrimental if work of breathing is very high, as they will receive little or no support