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What does TLV stand for?

TLV stands for Two-Lung Ventilation

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Ventilation parameters by the main anaesthesia machine were as follows: tidal volume was set to 8 to 10 ml/kg during two-lung ventilation (TLV) and reduced to 6 to 8 ml/kg during OLV; respiratory rate was 10 per minute during TLV and was increased to 12 to 15 per minute during OLV, adjusted to keep [P.
DLTs have a number of advantages over bronchial blockers, including the ability to rapidly switch between one- and two-lung ventilation, independent bilateral suctioning and the ability to provide continuous positive airway pressure to the nonventilated lung.