[A study on the effects and safety of sequential humidified high flow nasal cannula oxygenation therapy on the COPD patients after extubation].
Zhonghua Yi Xue Za Zhi 2018 Jan;98(2):109-112
Emergency Center, First Affiliated Hospital of Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 321000, China.
Objective: To investigate and compare the effect and safety of nasal high-flow oxygen therapy (HFNCO) and noninvasive ventilation (NIV) therapy after extubation in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Methods: All COPD patients subjected to mechanical ventilation in the Emergency Intensive Unit of the First Affiliated Hospital of Zhejiang University during January 2015 to June 2016 were included in the study. The patients were divided into two groups after extubation and HFNCO and NIV were adopted on each group respectively. Read More