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Mode

In statistics, the most frequently occurring value in a given data set.
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The proportional pressure control mode was compared to the constant differential pressure control mode.
In the second part of this study, each ventilator was set on a pressure control mode with a PEEP of 10 cm[H.sub.2]O.
Sixty-eight patients (6%) required transition from ASV mode to pressure control mode. The primary indication for switching from ASV to PCV was to satisfy our technical requirement for a stable tidal volume to allow administration of inhaled nitric oxide (NO), which is delivered through a continuous-flow device precisely and conservatively, to avoid excessive wastage.