The following links will lead you to individual web pages dealing with different ventilator items. 

 

Oral Care
Nursing proceedures in oral care while on ventilator

Peep Study
Study dealing with PEEP (positive end expiratory pressure)

Partial Liquid Ventilation
As strange as it sounds, the use of oxygen rich liquid in the lungs.

Tidal Volume
The use of lower ventilator settings in ARDS patients

Ventilator Treatment in ARDS
Primary treatment for those in crisis

Ventilator Strategies
Strategies for avoiding lung injuries while being ventilated

Weaning and Extubation
Removal of the ventilator, and airway