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Papel de la oxigenoterapia de alto flujo en la insuficiencia respiratoria aguda

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dc.contributor.author Masclans Enviz, Joan Ramon
dc.contributor.author Pérez-Terán, Purificación
dc.contributor.author Roca, Oriol
dc.date.accessioned 2016-02-02T10:24:10Z
dc.date.available 2016-11-30T03:00:06Z
dc.date.issued 2015
dc.identifier.citation Masclans JR, Pérez-Terán P, Roca O. Papel de la oxigenoterapia de alto flujo en la insuficiencia respiratoria aguda. Med Intensiva. 2015 Nov;39(8):505-15. doi: 10.1016/j.medin.2015.05.009.
dc.identifier.issn 0210-5691
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10230/25713
dc.description.abstract Acute respiratory failure represents one of the most common causes of intensive care unit admission and oxygen therapy remains the first-line therapy in the management of these patients. In recent years, high-flow oxygen via nasal cannula has been described as a useful alternative to conventional oxygen therapy in patients with acute respiratory failure. High-flow oxygen via nasal cannula rapidly alleviates symptoms of acute respiratory failure and improves oxygenation by several mechanisms, including dead space washout, reduction in oxygen dilution and inspiratory nasopharyngeal resistance, a moderate positive airway pressure effect that may generate alveolar recruitment and an overall greater tolerance and comfort with the interface and the heated and humidified inspired gases. However, the experience in adults is still limited and there are no clinical guidelines to establish recommendations for their use. This article aims to review the existing evidence on the use of high-flow oxygen via nasal cannula in adults with acute respiratory failure and its possible applications, advantages and limitations.
dc.description.sponsorship Fisher & Paykel colabora con el IMIM mediante una beca de investigación predoctoral.
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dc.language.iso spa
dc.language.iso eng
dc.publisher Elsevier
dc.relation.ispartof Medicina intensiva. 2015 Nov;39(8):505-15
dc.subject.other Oxigenoteràpia
dc.subject.other Insuficiència respiratòria
dc.title Papel de la oxigenoterapia de alto flujo en la insuficiencia respiratoria aguda
dc.title The role of high flow oxygen therapy in acute respiratory failure
dc.type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
dc.identifier.doi http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.medin.2015.05.009
dc.rights.accessRights info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess
dc.type.version info:eu-repo/semantics/acceptedVersion

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