Non-Invasive Ventilation and Weaning: Principles and Practice provides up-to-date, authoritative and comprehensive information from a prestigious range of worldwide key opinion leaders on different applications for non-invasive ventilation, and closely related techniques, both in hospital and at home. Chapters cover the use of non-invasive ventilat
Equipment and Practice: The Equipment. The Practice: Acute NIV. The Practice: Chronic NIV. The Diseases: COPD. Hypoxeamic Respiratory Failure. Cardiac Failure. Neuromuscular Disease. Chest Wall Deformity. Obesity. Other Conditions. Pediatric Ventilatory Failure. Special Situations. Prolonged Weaning. The Physiotherapist and Assisted Ventilation. Health Status, Quality of Life. The Patient Experience of NIV.