Bij mislukte SBT tóch detuberen...

Nieuw inzicht op het gebied van weanen van de COPD-patiënt: "Our review demonstrates that the use of NIV in weaning from mechanical ventilation, compared with ongo- ing invasive ventilation, reduces hospital mortality, the incidence of VAP and length of ICU stay, particularly in patients with COPD. On this basis, extubation to NIV may be a reasonable clinical strategy in patients that fail an SBT, particularly in patients with COPD." Lees dit artikel in Intensive Care Medicine van Joyce Yeung et al: Interessant!