Survival of patients on home mechanical ventilation: a nationwide prospective study.

@article{Laub2007SurvivalOP,
  title={Survival of patients on home mechanical ventilation: a nationwide prospective study.},
  author={Michael Laub and Bengt Midgren},
  journal={Respiratory medicine},
  year={2007},
  volume={101 6},
  pages={1074-8}
}
Home mechanical ventilation (HMV) is increasingly used as a therapeutic option to patients with symptomatic chronic hypoventilation. There is, however, a paucity of solid data on factors that could affect prognosis in patients on home ventilation. In the present study, our aim was to study several factors in these patients with potential influence on… CONTINUE READING