interaction

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Synonyms for interaction

a mutual or reciprocal action

(physics) the transfer of energy between elementary particles or between an elementary particle and a field or between fields

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Patient-ventilator interaction can be simplified to three distinct phases: patient triggering, ventilator breath delivery, and the process of cycling the ventilator from inspiration to expiration.
This means the constant evaluation of patient-ventilator interactions during the resolution of the patient's underlying disease.
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