Non-invasive ventilation in acute cardiogenic pulmonary oedema.

  title={Non-invasive ventilation in acute cardiogenic pulmonary oedema.},
  author={Ritesh Agarwal and A N Aggarwal and Dheeraj Gupta and S. K. Jindal},
  journal={Postgraduate medical journal},
  volume={81 960},
Non-invasive ventilation (NIV) is the delivery of assisted mechanical ventilation to the lungs, without the use of an invasive endotracheal airway. NIV has revolutionised the management of patients with various forms of respiratory failure. It has decreased the need for invasive mechanical ventilation and its attendant complications. Cardiogenic pulmonary oedema (CPO) is a common medical emergency, and NIV has been shown to improve both physiological and clinical outcomes. From the data… CONTINUE READING

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