Posted on Friday, August 1, 2003 - 13:20, By: Margaret Wahl
Long-term NIV success Ed White knows a lot about assisted ventilation in ALS, a disease he’s had for 11 years. For eight years, he’s breathed with the help of a noninvasive ventilation (NIV) system.
Posted on Sunday, April 1, 2001 - 07:00, By: ALSN Staff
MDA/ALS Center Director recommends better planning Using a noninvasive ventilation device in ALS may actually weaken respiratory muscles faster than not using one, a preliminary study in the March issue of Muscle & Nerve suggests. On the other hand, the use of such devices was found by the...