Noninvasive ventilation: Selection of patient, interfaces, initiation and weaning

Johnson, Saumy and Unnikrishnan, Ramesh (2015) Noninvasive ventilation: Selection of patient, interfaces, initiation and weaning. Indian Journal of Respiratory Care, 4 (2). pp. 632-636.

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Abstract

Noninvasive ventilation (NIV) is the term used when patients are mechanically ventilated without using an invasive artificial airway. NIV is widely used to provide ventilator support for patients with acute or chronic respiratory failure. This article deals with the indications and contraindications of NIY, various interfaces, their advantages and disadvantages, selection of interface and weaning of patients from NIV.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Criteria for success; interfaces; noninvasive ventilation; weaning.
Subjects: Allied Health > MCOAHS Manipal > Respiratory Therapy
Depositing User: KMC Library
Date Deposited: 10 Oct 2015 09:28
Last Modified: 10 Oct 2015 09:28
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/144387

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