Approach of pulmonologists in Turkey to noninvasive mechanical ventilation use in acute respiratory failure


Ugurlu A. O. , ERGAN B., Takir H. B. , İN E., ÖZYILMAZ E., Edipoglu O. E. , ...More

TUBERKULOZ VE TORAK-TUBERCULOSIS AND THORAX, vol.63, no.4, pp.213-225, 2015 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 63 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.5578/tt.10147
  • Title of Journal : TUBERKULOZ VE TORAK-TUBERCULOSIS AND THORAX
  • Page Numbers: pp.213-225

Abstract

Introduction: Noninvasive mechanical ventilation (NIV) has been increasingly used worldwide for acute respiratory failure (ARF), especially in patients with chronic lung disorders. We aimed to define the approach of pulmonologists in Turkey to NIV use for ARF management.