Non-invasive pressure support ventilation in patients with acute respiratory failure after bilateral lung transplantation

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Objective: To evaluate non-invasive ventilation (NIV) prospectively in a group of patients developing acute respiratory failure (ARF) after bilateral lung transplantation (BLT). Setting: General intensive care unit (ICU) of Rome "La Sapienza" University. Patients: Twenty-one patients (18 with cystic fibrosis) undergoing BLT. Results: All consecutive… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s001340101063

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@article{Rocco2001NoninvasivePS, title={Non-invasive pressure support ventilation in patients with acute respiratory failure after bilateral lung transplantation}, author={M. T. La Rocco and G. Conti and Massimo Antonelli and Maurizio Bufi and Maria Gabriella Costa and Daniela Alampi and Franco Ruberto and Giulia Stazi and Paolo Pietropaoli}, journal={Intensive Care Medicine}, year={2001}, volume={27}, pages={1622-1626} }