Effect of high flow oxygen on mortality in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients in prehospital setting: randomised controlled trial

@inproceedings{Austin2010EffectOH,
  title={Effect of high flow oxygen on mortality in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients in prehospital setting: randomised controlled trial},
  author={Michael A Austin and Karen E Wills and Leigh C Blizzard and E. Haydn Walters and Richard Wood-Baker},
  booktitle={BMJ},
  year={2010}
}
OBJECTIVES To compare standard high flow oxygen treatment with titrated oxygen treatment for patients with an acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in the prehospital setting. DESIGN Cluster randomised controlled parallel group trial. SETTING Ambulance service in Hobart, Tasmania, Australia. PARTICIPANTS 405 patients with a presumed acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease who were treated by paramedics, transported, and admitted to the Royal… CONTINUE READING
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