Effect of the presence of pneumonia on noninvasive ventilation success in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease cases with acute hypercapnic respiratory failure


AKPINAR S., Rollas K. , Akpinar E. E. , ALAGOZ A., UCAR N., SIPIT Y. T.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, cilt.43, ss.373-378, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 43 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3906/sag-1206-107
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.373-378

Özet

Aim: To investigate the effect of the presence of pneumonia on the success of noninvasive mechanical ventilation (NIMV) in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) cases with acute respiratory failure.