[Domiciliary mechanical ventilation in children: a Spanish multicentre study].

  title={[Domiciliary mechanical ventilation in children: a Spanish multicentre study].},
  author={R. Gonz{\'a}lez Cort{\'e}s and A. Bustinza Arriortua and M. Pons {\'O}dena and M. A. Garc{\'i}a Teresa and M. Cols Roig and M. G{\'a}boli and S. Garc{\'i}a Mart{\'i}nez and E. O{\~n}ate Vergara and D. Garc{\'i}a Urabayen and A. Castillo Serrano and J. L{\'o}pez Gonz{\'a}lez and A. Salcedo Posadas and A. Rodr{\'i}guez N{\'u}{\~n}ez and M. C. Luna Paredes and A. Hern{\'a}ndez Gonz{\'a}lez and C. Gonz{\'a}lez Herv{\'a}s and A. Medina Villanueva and E. P{\'e}rez Ru{\'i}z and A. Callej{\'o}n Callej{\'o}n and R. Tosca Segura and M. Herranz Aguirre and A. Lamas Ferreiro and J. L{\'o}pez-Herce Cid},
  journal={Anales de pediatria},
  volume={78 4},
INTRODUCTION Domiciliary mechanical ventilation (DMV) use is increasing in children. Few studies have analysed the characteristics of patients using this technique. MATERIALS AND METHODS An observational, descriptive, transversal, multicentre study was conducted on patients between 1 month and 16 years of age dependent on domiciliary mechanical ventilation. RESULTS A total of 163 patients with a median age of 7.6 years from 17 Spanish hospitals were studied. The main reasons for DMV were… Expand
Section 4: Home monitoring and follow-up of home-ventilated children
Quality of life in home-ventilated children and their families