Non invasive ventilation
Hidden in Asthma UK community forum13 years ago
hi just wondered is any one had ever used an NIV nippy machine. i have had so many icu admissions latly my consultant has put me on an NIV a...
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LTV ventilator for NON-INVASIVE VENTILATION!
Pressuresupport18 in British Lung Foundation4 years ago
Hello. How are you all doing? I have a question. Does anybody who see this message use the LTv ventilator from Pulmonetics for Non-Invasive ...
Last Monday I had a fairly major attack at work; unusally for me I failed to respond particularly quickly to IV amino etc, and got progressi...
NIV machine (Non invasive ventilation machine)
oakhouse2 in British Lung Foundation5 months ago
Hi everyone my name is Linda, I have been a member of the BLF for a few years but have not blogged for a while although I read the post most...
Is anyone under 40 using Nippy night time non invasive ventilation with oxygen and constant oxygen during the day
LynLouisa in British Lung Foundation6 years ago
my daughter is trying to cope with severe lung damage caused by Sarcoidosis and day to day living on oxygen and night time ventilation - I t...
I had my bloods checked and my thyroxine has been lowered to 175ml. my c.o.p.d status has changed to a co2 retainer and I now spend 6hrs on
barney55 in Thyroid UK4 years ago
my nippy machine when sleeping and if I have a doze during the day.I feel so much better after I come off the machine , my breathing improve...
rawr_a_tiny_bit in British Lung Foundation2 years ago
I have severe breathing problems and on non invasive ventilation.
I just wanna know I don't feel too good. My chest feels heavy and painful ...
Melissa87 in British Lung Foundation3 years ago
Type 2 respiratory failure. Is it another condition or part of having copd?
How does a nippy work
Katehs in British Lung Foundation6 years ago
From the Department of Unhelpful Comments... warning, rant alert!
Comment from friend who also has a chronic illness (not asthma) when I was saying how much I miss work.
Friend: 'Well of course I HAVE to wor...
Looking for a scientiic advancement!
Hidden in Asthma UK community forum12 years ago
Hi, i'm writing an essay on severe acute asthma, My mum was diagnosed a few years back, so I chose the topic so I could find out more about ...
Confused! Is a nippy the same as Bi pap and what is the difference between C pap. ??
Can anyone advise please. Susie
seyre in British Lung Foundation6 years ago
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what would hapopen if you nebbed alcohol?
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MeIIy in British Lung Foundation7 years ago
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Hidden in Asthma UK community forum8 years ago
i have had another hospital stay and again been spoken to about the need to rest my lungs however the thought of being ventilated scares me ...
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