Benefits of using non-invasive ventilation in the treatment of acute respiratory failure with COVID-19.

Prof. C. N. Pashaev, PHD E. M. Nasibova.

Azerbaijan Medical University, Baku.

Proper patient selection is a key factor in achieving NIV success. In case of complication of COVID-19 by acute respiratory failure, patients with hypercapnia and moderate respiratory acidosis are most suitable, although the combination of respiratory and metabolic acidosis also lends itself well to NIV therapy. The main goal of our study was to determine the benefits of NIV in patients with СOVID-19. NIV has visible advantages over mechanical ventilation. But it must be remembered that even in experienced hands, NIV is successful only in 75—90% of all cases, which depends on many factors, such as the severity of ONE, the training and experience of medical personnel. As with many types of therapy, operations, and technologies, improvement in the results of this method can be expected as experience is gained.

Key Words: non-invasive ventilation, acute respiratory failure, COVID-19.


For citing:

  1. Пашаев, Дж. Н. Преимущества применения неинвазивной вентиляции при лечении острой дыхательной недостаточности при COVID-19 / Дж. Н. Пашаев, Э. М. Насибова// Східноєвропейський журнал внутрішньої та сімейної медицини. – 2020. – № 2. – С. 54-5 doi: 10.15407/internalmed2020.02.054.
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