Month: March 2020


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Covid-19 -Respiratory Failure Management

EMcrit Project Recommendations High Flow Nasal Cannula   safety of HFNC There is widespread concern that using HFNC could increase the risk of viral transmission.  This doesn’t appear to be evidence-based. Guidelines recommend HFNC ANZICS guidelines on COVID-19 state the following: “High flow nasal oxygen (HFNO) therapy (in ICU): HFNO is a recommended therapy for hypoxia …

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