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Noninvasive positive-pressure ventilation as a weaning strategy for intubated adults with respiratory failure

  1. Karen EA Burns1,*,
  2. Maureen O Meade2,
  3. Azra Premji3,
  4. Neill KJ Adhikari4

Editorial Group: Cochrane Anaesthesia, Critical and Emergency Care Group

Published Online: 9 DEC 2013

Assessed as up-to-date: 1 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004127.pub3


How to Cite

Burns KEA, Meade MO, Premji A, Adhikari NKJ. Noninvasive positive-pressure ventilation as a weaning strategy for intubated adults with respiratory failure. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 12. Art. No.: CD004127. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004127.pub3.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Keenan Research Centre/Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, Interdepartmental Division of Critical Care and the University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

  2. 2

    McMaster University, Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

  3. 3

    The University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

  4. 4

    University of Toronto, and Department of Critical Care Medicine and Sunnybrook Research Institute, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Interdepartmental Division of Critical Care, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

*Karen EA Burns, Interdepartmental Division of Critical Care and the University of Toronto, Keenan Research Centre/Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael's Hospital, 30 Bond Street, Rm 4-045 Queen Wing, Toronto, Ontario, M5B 1WB, Canada. BurnsK@smh.ca. burnske2@hotmail.com.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 9 DEC 2013

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