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ICU Management

Early extubation plus NIV better than standard extubation in hypoxaemic patients

2019 10 Jan

In patients recovering from hypoxaemic acute respiratory failure, early extubation followed by immediate noninvasive ventilation (NIV) reduced the days spent on invasive ventilation without affecting intensive care unit (ICU) length of stay. These findings are from a new multicentre randomised controlled trial conducted by Italian and Chinese researchers.... Read more