Critical Care Nursing

Critical Care Nursing News

  • Noninvasive Ventilation in Acute Hypercapnic Respiratory Failure For patients with acute hypercapnic respiratory failure due to an acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), adding noninvasive ventilation (NIV) upfront to usual care helps reduce the likelihood of death and endotracheal intubation
  • Experts Issue Specific Definition for Neonatal ARDS Experts have issued the first specific definition for neonatal acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), the Montreux definition, with the endorsement of the European Society of Neonatal Intensive care and the European Society for Paediatric Research.

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