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Invasive versus non-invasive ventilation for acute respiratory failure in neuromuscular disease and chest wall disorders

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, December 2017
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Title
Invasive versus non-invasive ventilation for acute respiratory failure in neuromuscular disease and chest wall disorders
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, December 2017
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd008380.pub2
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Fang Luo, Djillali Annane, David Orlikowski, Li He, Mi Yang, Muke Zhou, Guan J Liu

Abstract

Acute respiratory failure is a common life-threatening complication of acute onset neuromuscular diseases, and may exacerbate chronic hypoventilation in patients with neuromuscular disease or chest wall disorders. Standard management includes oxygen supplementation, physiotherapy, cough assistance, and, whenever needed, antibiotics and intermittent positive pressure ventilation. Non-invasive mechanical ventilation (NIV) via nasal, buccal or full-face devices has become routine practice in many centres. The primary objective of this review was to compare the efficacy of non-invasive ventilation with invasive ventilation in improving short-term survival in acute respiratory failure in people with neuromuscular disease and chest wall disorders. The secondary objectives were to compare the effects of NIV with those of invasive mechanical ventilation on improvement in arterial blood gas after 24 hours and lung function measurements after one month, incidence of barotrauma and ventilator-associated pneumonia, duration of mechanical ventilation, length of stay in the intensive care unit and length of hospital stay. We searched the following databases on 11 September 2017: the Cochrane Neuromuscular Specialised Register, CENTRAL, MEDLINE and Embase. We also searched conference proceedings and clinical trials registries. We planned to include randomised or quasi-randomised trials with or without blinding. We planned to include trials performed in children or adults with acute onset neuromuscular diseases or chronic neuromuscular disease or chest wall disorders presenting with acute respiratory failure that compared the benefits and risks of invasive ventilation versus NIV. Two review authors reviewed searches and independently selected studies for assessment. We planned to follow standard Cochrane methodology for data collection and analysis. We did not identify any trials eligible for inclusion in the review. Acute respiratory failure is a life-threatening complication of acute onset neuromuscular disease and of chronic neuromuscular disease and chest wall disorders. We found no randomised trials on which to elaborate evidence-based practice for the use of non-invasive versus invasive mechanical ventilation. For researchers, there is a need to design and conduct new randomised trials to compare NIV with invasive ventilation in acute neuromuscular respiratory failure. These trials should anticipate variations in treatment responses according to disease condition (acute onset versus acute exacerbation on chronic neuromuscular diseases) and according to the presence or absence of bulbar dysfunction.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 1 <1%
Unknown 296 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 40 13%
Researcher 31 10%
Student > Bachelor 27 9%
Unspecified 18 6%
Student > Postgraduate 15 5%
Other 71 24%
Unknown 95 32%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 77 26%
Nursing and Health Professions 43 14%
Unspecified 16 5%
Social Sciences 8 3%
Neuroscience 7 2%
Other 38 13%
Unknown 108 36%

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This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 12. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 03 June 2020.
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#2,578,715
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Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#5,204
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#58,996
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Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#117
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