J Crit Care 2021 May 29;65:56-61. Epub 2021 May 29.
Department of Medicine and Surgery, University of Milano-Bicocca, Via Cadore, 48, Monza 20900, MB, Italy.; Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, San Gerardo Hospital, ASST Monza, Monza e Brianza, Via G. B. Pergolesi, 33, Monza 20900, MB, Italy. Electronic address:
Purpose: Non-invasive respiratory support could reduce the incidence of intubation in patients with Acute Hypoxemic Respiratory Failure (AHRF). The optimal interface or modality of non-invasive respiratory support is debated. We sought to evaluate the differences between patients who succeeded or failed non-invasive respiratory support, with a specific focus on the type of non-invasive respiratory support (i. Read More