Review: Noninvasive ventilation reduces mortality in acute respiratory failure

Sinuff, Tasnim
September 2002
ACP Journal Club;Sep/Oct2002, Vol. 137 Issue 2, p50
Academic Journal
Compares the effectiveness of noninvasive ventilation (NIV) versus standard medical therapy in reducing mortality in patients with acute respiratory failure (ARF). Effects of noninvasive ventilation on patients with acute respiratory failure secondary to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease exacerbations; Information on data sources and study selection; Background on the use of NIV for patients with ARF.


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