Intervention Protocol

Invasive versus non-invasive ventilation for acute respiratory failure in neuromuscular disease and chest wall disorders

  1. Fang Luo1,*,
  2. Djillali Annane2,
  3. David Orlikowski3,
  4. Li He4,
  5. Yun Zhang4,
  6. Jie Yang4,
  7. Mi Yang4,
  8. Muke Zhou4,
  9. Guan J Liu5

Editorial Group: Cochrane Neuromuscular Group

Published Online: 17 FEB 2010

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008380


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.

Author Information

  1. 1

    West China Hospital, 1. Department of Neurology, 2. Department of Geriatics, Chengdu, Sichuan, China

  2. 2

    Hôpital Raymond Poincaré, Assistance Publique - Hôpitaux de Paris, Critical Care Department, Garches, Ile de France, France

  3. 3

    Hôpital Raymond Poincaré (AP-HP), Intensive Care Medicine and Home Respiratory Unit, Garches, Ile de France, France

  4. 4

    West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Department of Neurology, Chengdu, Sichuan, China

  5. 5

    West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chinese Cochrane Centre, Chinese EBM Centre, Chengdu, Sichuan, China

*Fang Luo, 1. Department of Neurology, 2. Department of Geriatics, West China Hospital, Guoxuexiang No 37, Chengdu, Sichuan, China. doctorluofang@126.com. zhexiany@hotmail.com.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 17 FEB 2010

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Abstract

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  2. Abstract

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.