Non-invasive Ventilation (NIV)

Therapeutic/Treatment:

Non-invasive Ventilation (NIV)


Test Method:

Provide non-invasive mechanical ventilation (Bilevel Positive Airway Pressure/Continuous Positive Airway Pressure)

Patient Preparation:

None


Turn Around Time / Availability of Results:

None


Unit conducting the service:

Pulmonology Unit


Special Considerations/Precautions:

  • Size and type of mask to use
  • Set-pressure must be ordered by doctors