The neurologic assessment and treatment of the "difficult to extubate" patient

Gary A. Thomas, Milind J. Kothari

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Neurologic issues are involved in the patient who is difficult to wean. Assessing the patient and performing a complete neurologic examination are important when developing a successful weaning strategy. The neurologist contributes to this process by providing expertise in the various neurologic conditions and skill in performing a thorough neurologic examination.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)315-328
Number of pages14
JournalNeurologic clinics
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - May 1 2004


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Clinical Neurology

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