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High-flow Nasal Oxygen vs. Invasive Mechanical Ventilation in COVID-19

2021 14 Feb

COVID-19 has caused thousands of cases of acute respiratory failure with a high mortality rate. However, so far, the use of high-flow nasal oxygen (HFNO) has been limited even though it may be an appropriate initial therapy in COVID-19 patients with acute respiratory failure. The use of invasive mechanical ventilation remains the primary treatment... Read more