ALSN Vol. 8, No. 8

Posted on Friday, August 1, 2003 - 13:32, By: ALSN Staff
Noninvasive ventilation clearly helps relieve symptoms in people with ALS, but there’s been some concern that it might hasten the decline of respiratory muscle strength.
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.