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Williams JW Jr, Cox CE, Hargett CW, et al. Noninvasive Positive-Pressure Ventilation (NPPV) for Acute Respiratory Failure [Internet]. Rockville (MD): Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (US); 2012 Jul. (Comparative Effectiveness Reviews, No. 68.)

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Abbreviations and Acronyms

3CPO

Three Interventions in Cardiogenic Pulmonary Oedema (3CPO)

ACPE

acute cardiogenic pulmonary edema

AHRQ

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

APACHE

Acute Physiology And Chronic Health Evaluation

ARDS

acute respiratory distress syndrome

BPAP

bilevel positive airway pressure

CER

comparative effectiveness review

CHF

congestive heart failure

CI

confidence interval

COPD

chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

CPAP

continuous positive airway pressure

ED

emergency department

ICU

intensive care unit

KQ

Key Question

MeSH

medical subject headings

NPPV

noninvasive positive-pressure ventilation

OR

odds ratio

PaCO2

partial pressure of carbon dioxide in blood

PaO2

partial pressure of oxygen in arterial blood

PICOTS

Population, Intervention, Comparator, Outcome, Timing, Setting

PRISMA

Preferred Reporting Items for Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses

RCT

randomized controlled trial

SAPS

Simplified Acute Physiology Score

SD

standard deviation

TEP

Technical Expert Panel

TOO

Task Order Officer

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Noninvasive Positive-Pressure Ventilation (NPPV) for Acute Respiratory Failure [Internet].
Comparative Effectiveness Reviews, No. 68.
Williams JW Jr, Cox CE, Hargett CW, et al.

AHRQ (US Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality)

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