Successful management of ARDS with bronchopleural fistula secondary to miliary tuberculosis using a conventional ventilator

P. Malhotra, R. Agarwal, D. Gupta, A.N. Aggarwal
2005 Monaldi Archives for Chest Disease  
Most institutions in India and other developing countries do not have facilities for high frequency ventilation in adults. We report the successful management of a case of ARDS with bronchopleural fistula secondary to miliary tuberculosis using a conventional ventilator and early empiric anti-tubercular therapy.
doi:10.4081/monaldi.2005.635 pmid:16312207 fatcat:yebbyvqadrhkvdzmqdjcmor74u