3CPO Trial Summary: Noninvasive Ventilation in Pulmonary Edema

2008 3CPO TRIAL Noninvasive Ventilation in Acute Cardiogenic Pulmonary Edema multicenter, open, prospective, randomized, controlled trial Objective: To determine whether noninvasive ventilation reduces mortality and whether there are important differences in outcome associated with the method of treatment (CPAP or NIPPV). 1069 Inclusion criteria: patients > 16 years with clinical acute cardiogenic pulmonary edema, pulmonary […]