Recommendations on acute non-invasive ventilation
Lynne Pearce Freelance health journalist
Summary and nursing implications of the latest update to clinical practice
Non-invasive ventilation (NIV) is support for a patient’s breathing using a mask or similar device, without intubation or a tracheostomy.
Nursing Management. 24, 10, 15-15. doi: 10.7748/nm.24.10.15.s16