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When Is Noninvasive Ventilation Indicated in Patients with COPD Exacerbations? (FREE)

20:00 EDT 23 Aug 2017 | NEJM

A meta-analysis reaffirms that noninvasive ventilation lowers mortality and shortens hospital stays in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and hypercapnic respiratory failure.

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