Volume 27
Number 5
Nov 2019
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H. Endeman, E. Terstappen, D.A.M.P.J. Gommers

The use of high flow oxygen therapy (Optiflow®) is increasing, but clear indications are lacking. This pragmatic review describes the current evidence for the use of high flow oxygen therapy in the intensive care unit in three different patient populations: acute hypoxaemic respiratory failure, (prevention of ) post-extubation failure and during interventions.

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