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Case Reports in Critical Care
Volume 2014, Article ID 198262, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/198262
Case Report

Maintaining Oxygenation Successfully with High Flow Nasal Cannula during Diagnostic Bronchoscopy on a Postoperative Lung Transplant Patient in the Intensive Care

Critical Care Research Group, Adult Intensive Care Service, The Prince Charles Hospital, Brisbane, QLD 4032, Australia

Received 28 August 2014; Accepted 24 October 2014; Published 13 November 2014

Academic Editor: Zsolt Molnár

Copyright © 2014 Sara Diab and John F. Fraser. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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