Pressure-controlled versus volume-controlled ventilation for acute respiratory failure due to acute lung injury (ALI) or acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS)

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This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

The aim of this systematic review is to compare PCV with volume-controlled ventilation in adults with ALI/ARDS to determine whether PCV reduces in hospital mortality and morbidity in intubated and ventilated patients.