Long-Term Survival Rate in Patients With Acute Respiratory Failure Treated With Noninvasive Ventilation in Ordinary Wards.

@article{Cabrini2016LongTermSR,
  title={Long-Term Survival Rate in Patients With Acute Respiratory Failure Treated With Noninvasive Ventilation in Ordinary Wards.},
  author={Luca Cabrini and Giovanni Landoni and Speranza Bocchino and Rosalba Lembo and Giacomo Monti and Massimiliano Greco and Massimo Zambon and S. Holgado de Colombo and Laura Pasin and Luigi Beretta and Alberto Zangrillo},
  journal={Critical care medicine},
  year={2016},
  volume={44 12},
  pages={2139-2144}
}
OBJECTIVE Noninvasive ventilation is a life-saving technique increasingly used to treat acute respiratory failure. Noninvasive ventilation has been applied mostly in ICUs, but several reasons brought to an increasing application of noninvasive ventilation in ordinary wards. Few articles evaluated the outcomes of patients receiving noninvasive ventilation… CONTINUE READING