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Obstructive Lung Diseases: Airways 5 |

Body Mass Index Predicts IPAP and EPAP Levels but not Duration of Non-Invasive Positive Pressure Ventilation in Patients With Hypercarbic Respiratory Failure

Anastasiia Rudkovskaia, MD; Wassim Fares; Jeff Kwon, MD
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Bridgeport Hospital/Yale New Haven Health, Trumbull, CT


Copyright 2016, American College of Chest Physicians. All Rights Reserved.


Chest. 2016;150(4_S):880A. doi:10.1016/j.chest.2016.08.980
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SESSION TITLE: Airways 5

SESSION TYPE: Original Investigation Poster

PRESENTED ON: Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM

PURPOSE: It is well known that obesity adversely affects pulmonary mechanics with associated decrease of functional residual capacity, expiratory reserve volume and muscle strength. However, there are no available studies on the effects of obesity on non-invasive mechanical ventilation (NIMV) pressures.

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