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Synonyms for failure

the condition of not achieving the desired end

one that fails completely

a cessation of proper mechanical functions

nonperformance of what ought to be done

a marked loss of strength or effectiveness

the condition of being financially insolvent

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Patients receiving mechanical ventilation for respiratory failure who fail an SBT should have the cause for the failed SBT determined.
A French study (18), conducted on patients intubated for acute respiratory failure due to COPD or restrictive diseases confirmed the finding of a shorter duration of invasive mechanical ventilation using NIV versus traditional weaning.
Respiratory failure can be caused by both intrapulmonary and extrapulmonary conditions.
He told the inquest that he also found signs of adult respiratory distress syndrome - a life-threatening syndrome that causes injury to the lungs and causes respiratory failure due to the lack of oxygen and complicated his condition.
Charity chief executive Peter Hol-liday said: "We are in preliminary discussions with the trust concerning the use of Sutton Cottage Hospital in an innovative way to enable both heart failure and respiratory failure patients to receive the high quality, specialist care St Giles offers.
However, 14% (396) of the patients were found to have had a pretransplant forced expiratory volume significantly associated with respiratory failure and 356 of the patients (91%) died after receiving mechanical ventilator support.
Unresponsive and in respiratory failure, she was brought immediately to the operating room, where an emergency tracheotomy was successfully performed.
Cash, 71,died on Friday of respiratory failure caused by complications from diabetes.
His manager,Lou Robin, said:``Johnny died due to complications from diabetes, which resulted in respiratory failure.
Twelve to 38 percent of patients progress to a more virulent clinical course with severe pneumonia and respiratory failure.
While firefighters were successful in rescuing the family from the inferno, two of the children suffered respiratory failure and died before firefighters or emergency personnel could save them.
Veteran lawmaker and former Construction Minister Yoshiaki Kibe died Sunday of respiratory failure at a Tokyo hospital, his family said Monday.
The patient was treated for community-acquired pneumonia and developed respiratory failure requiring mechanical ventilation.
DIED: Cofounder of the Mattachine Society William Dale Jennings, 82, of respiratory failure, in Los Angeles, May 11.
11th he suffered an acute respiratory failure at his home.
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