What ASV does for us as therapists is it allows us to make sure that we are crafting the breath as adequately as possible for that patient at that time.
RRT, Adult Clinical Education Coordinator
University Medical Center, Lubbock (TX), USA
ASV adapts to the patient's needs by continuously adjusting the pressure needed while maintaining a safe ventilation range. It provides all levels of respiratory support regardless what the patient’s needs are.
Director Respiratory Care (until 2018)
The Methodist Hospital, Houston (TX), USA
ASV is a standard ventilation mode on all our critical care ventilators.