Affordable Access

deepdyve-link
Publisher Website

Long-term survival for COPD patients receiving noninvasive ventilation for acute respiratory failure.

Authors
  • Titlestad, Ingrid L
  • Lassen, Annmarie T
  • Vestbo, Jørgen
Type
Published Article
Journal
International journal of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2013
Volume
8
Pages
215–219
Identifiers
DOI: 10.2147/COPD.S42632
PMID: 23650445
Source
Medline
Keywords
License
Unknown

Abstract

The mortality rate of patients receiving NIV is high, as expected in a real-life setting, but with a 5-year survival rate of 23.7% with a trend towards more female than male long-term survivors.

Report this publication

Statistics

Seen <100 times