NIPPV

(redirected from Noninvasive Positive Pressure Ventilation)
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AcronymDefinition
NIPPVNoninvasive Positive Pressure Ventilation
NIPPVNasal Intermittent Positive Pressure Ventilation
NIPPVNocturnal Intermittent Positive Pressure Ventilation
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Randomized, prospective trial of noninvasive positive pressure ventilation in acute respiratory failure.
Based on our experiences and reports about NPPV and CPAP, we greatly contributed to making "The Japanese Respiratory Society Noninvasive Positive Pressure Ventilation (NPPV) Guidelines (second revised edition)" as a chair and members of the guidelines committee.
Noninvasive positive pressure ventilation in critical and palliative care settings: understanding the goals of therapy.
A meta-analysis of nocturnal noninvasive positive pressure ventilation in patients with stable COPD.
Noninvasive positive pressure ventilation for acute respiratory failure in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in a general respiratory ward.
5% reported being in SARS patient rooms during medication nebulizer treatment, and 65% reported being in patient rooms during noninvasive positive pressure ventilation.
Presently, the trend is again reversing; noninvasive positive pressure ventilation is becoming a more widely used procedure to support patients with respiratory failure both in the chronic and the acute settings (Hill, 1997; Pierson, 1997; Teague, 1997).
For their patients with high risk for respiratory distress after extubation, the authors use a form of noninvasive positive pressure ventilation (NIPPV) called noninvasive pressure-support ventilation (NPSV).
Humidified high-flow oxygen was administered for the first 5 h, noninvasive positive pressure ventilation by oronasal mask for the next 18.
With decreasing length of patient stays in health care facilities, patient discharges involving noninvasive positive pressure ventilation (NPPV), including respiratory assist devices, are generally a frustrating experience for the referral source, the patient and home care respiratory care professional.