Invasive versus non-invasive ventilation for acute respiratory failure in neuromuscular disease and chest wall disorders
Editorial Group: Cochrane Neuromuscular Group
Published Online: 17 FEB 2010
Copyright © 2010 The Cochrane Collaboration. Published by John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
How to Cite
Luo F, Annane D, Orlikowski D, He L, Zhang Y, Yang J, Yang M, Zhou M, Liu GJ. Invasive versus non-invasive ventilation for acute respiratory failure in neuromuscular disease and chest wall disorders (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2010, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD008380. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008380.
- Publication Status: New
- Published Online: 17 FEB 2010
This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:
The primary objective of this review is to compare the efficacy of NIV to that of invasive ventilation in improving short-term survival. As a secondary objective we will compare the tolerance of the two treatments.