Initial Management Steps

Step 2 of the All-Wales Acute NIV Guideline focuses on the administration of oxygen therapy to target oxygen saturations of 88-92%, and administration of other therapies such as nebulisers, chest physiotherapy, steroids, antibiotics, where applicable, to before administering non-invasive ventilation.

Check out this Tutorial from Dr Simon Barry who explores this further.

Mark as Understood


All-Wales Acute NIV Pathway

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