Is early noninvasive mechanical ventilation of first choice in stable COPD patients with chronic respiratory failure?

A. Patessio

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)83-86
Number of pages4
JournalMonaldi Archives for Chest Disease - Cardiac Series
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1999


  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • Chronic respiratory failure
  • Hypercapnia
  • Hypoxaemia
  • Nocturnal ventilation
  • Noninvasive mechanical ventilation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine

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