Efficacy of noninvasive mechanical ventilation in prevention of intubation and reintubation in the pediatric intensive care unit

Yaman A., Kendirli T., Odek Ç. , Ates C., Tasyapar N., Gunes M., ...More

JOURNAL OF CRITICAL CARE, vol.32, pp.175-181, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 32
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jcrc.2015.12.013
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CRITICAL CARE
  • Page Numbers: pp.175-181
  • Keywords: Acute respiratory failure, Noninvasive mechanical ventilation, Pediatric intensive care unit, Children, Intubation, Reintubation, POSITIVE-PRESSURE VENTILATION, NON INVASIVE VENTILATION, CRITICALLY-ILL CHILDREN, EXTUBATION FAILURE, RISK-FACTORS, PREDICTIVE FACTORS, INFANTS, SUCCESS, EXPERIENCE, TRIAL


Purpose: To determine the efficiency of noninvasive mechanical ventilation (NIV) both in protection from intubation and in preventing reintubation of postextubation in patients in the pediatric intensive care unit (PICU).