Rethinking Ventilation—Do you always need pressure?

Rethinking Ventilation—Do you always need pressure? The frequent-flyer COPDer comes into the hospital, dyspneic and tripoding and the respiratory therapist is readying the non-invasive positive pressure ventilation (NiPPV)—this is a frequent sight for clinicians admitting [...]

2019-06-12T14:38:23-04:00Nov 20|Vapotherm Blog|

What is Mask-Free NIV?

For patients in respiratory distress, non-invasive positive pressure ventilation (NiPPV) has been the first-line approach for decades. It’s a respected standard of care, but not all patients can tolerate this mask-based therapy. Facial hair that [...]

2020-01-27T14:31:43-05:00Oct 16|Vapotherm Blog|