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Synonyms for trigger

Synonyms for trigger

Synonyms for trigger

lever that activates the firing mechanism of a gun


a device that activates or releases or causes something to happen

an act that sets in motion some course of events

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Other than the features accessed by the graphics screen, all the main parameters for ventilation: FIO2, tidal volume, peak flow/inspiratory time, frequency, pressure support, pressure limit, and flow trigger are set with the simple turn of a knob.
If the stream flow trigger falls below the set limit, then we're going to be required to put into effect extremely stringent water restrictions, far more stringent than what's in place now," Mr.
The ventilator also features a quick and reactive flow trigger for patient comfort, minimizing the work of breathing, with the added benefit of the patient being able to set PEEP (positive end expiratory pressure).
2 to --10 cmH2O * Flow Trigger 1- 20 (sensitivity scale) * SIMV Rate 0.
2 to - 10 cmH20 * Flow Trigger 1-20 (Sensitivity scale) * SIMV Rate 0.