Reversal of acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive lung disease by inspiratory assistance with a face mask.
- Published Article
The New England journal of medicine
- Publication Date
Nov 29, 1990
Inspiratory positive airway pressure delivered by a face mask can obviate the need for conventional mechanical ventilation in patients with acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
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