BLPAP

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BLPAPBilevel Positive Airway Pressure
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Post-operatively, the patient required bilevel positive airway pressure (BiPAP) and supplemental oxygen.
Practice parameters for the use of continuous and bilevel positive airway pressure devices to treat adult patients with sleep-related breathing disorders.
One patient, who had been on continuous positive airway pressure and bilevel positive airway pressure and was on the verge of endotracheal intubation, was able to be treated with just nighttime nasal oxygen after 6 months of ENB 0040.
Towards this end intermittent mandatory ventilation (IMV) with CPAP (the latter assisted by pressure-support ventilation (PSV)) worked in some and bilevel positive airway pressure (BIPAP) (again with PSV) gave reasonable results in others.
Practice parameters for use of continuous and bilevel positive airway pressure devices to treat adult patients with sleep-related breathing disorders.