NAVA – real time output

2015 nov - NAVA - 7 novel cases - j 012

Traditionally, ventilators offered real time output of Pressure, Flow and Volume.

Now ventilators with NAVA capability (software download required) offer a REAL TIME  Edi (or EAdi – aka electrical activity of the diaphragm) read as units of microvolts.

Benefit of real time output : INCREDIBLY useful to assess a patient’s brain’s response to EVERYTHING going on as the brain perceives all input signals.