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Non-invasive positive pressure ventilation (CPAP or bilevel NPPV) for cardiogenic pulmonary oedema

  1. Flávia MR Vital1,*,
  2. Magdaline T Ladeira2,
  3. Álvaro N Atallah3

Editorial Group: Cochrane Heart Group

Published Online: 31 MAY 2013

Assessed as up-to-date: 5 APR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005351.pub3

How to Cite

Vital FMR, Ladeira MT, Atallah ÁN. Non-invasive positive pressure ventilation (CPAP or bilevel NPPV) for cardiogenic pulmonary oedema. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 5. Art. No.: CD005351. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005351.pub3.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Muriaé Cancer Hospital, Department of Physiotherapy, Muriaé, Minas Gerais, Brazil

  2. 2

    Escola Paulista de Medicina, Universidade Federal de São Paulo, Department of Internal and Therapeutic Medicine, São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil

  3. 3

    Centro de Estudos de Medicina Baseada em Evidências e Avaliação Tecnológica em Saúde, Brazilian Cochrane Centre, São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil

*Flávia MR Vital, Department of Physiotherapy, Muriaé Cancer Hospital, Cristiano Ferreira Varella, 555, Muriaé, Minas Gerais, Brazil.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (conclusions changed)
  2. Published Online: 31 MAY 2013


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