Ventilator dependence

Scope Notes: Reliance on a ventilator or other mechanical device for respiration. Term added August 2005.
ICF I:
  • b4 FUNCTIONS OF THE CARDIOVASCULAR, HAEMATOLOGICAL, IMMUNOLOGICAL AND RESPIRATORY SYSTEMS
  • s4 STRUCTURES OF THE CARDIOVASCULAR, IMMUNOLOGICAL AND RESPIRATORY SYSTEMS
  • e1 PRODUCTS AND TECHNOLOGY
ICF III:
  • b440 Respiration functions
  • s430 Structure of respiratory system
  • e115 Products and technology for personal use in daily living
ICF IV:
  • b4400 Respiration rate
  • b4401 Respiratory rhythm
  • b4402 Depth of respiration
  • s4300 Trachea
  • s4301 Lungs
  • s4302 Thoracic cage
  • s4303 Muscles of respiration
  • e1151 Assistive products and technology for personal use in daily living
ICF V:
  • s43010 Bronchial tree
  • s43011 Alveoli
  • s43030 Intercostal muscles
  • s43031 Diaphragm
Changes:
8/29/05 added
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