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guideline 2.030 : Apnea Testing Guideline (End Of Life)

To establish and document the presence or absence of spontaneous ventilatory effort as part of the evaluation of a patient to determine if he/she meets brain death criteria. This guideline should be used in conjunction with Medical Center Policy #0115. [authors C. Durbin / J. Truwit / P. Doorley]

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