Nocturnal Non-Invasive Ventilation

Theory, Evidence, and Clinical Practice

  • Robert C. Basner
  • Sairam Parthasarathy

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Sogol Javaheri, Shahrokh Javaheri
    Pages 73-81
  3. Amanda Jane Piper, Carly Ann Hollier
    Pages 83-111
  4. Rakesh Bhattacharjee, David Gozal
    Pages 135-161
  5. Patrick J. Strollo Jr., John M. Coleman III
    Pages 209-234
  6. Christopher R. Gilbert, Philippe Haouzi
    Pages 247-269
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 271-272

About this book


This comprehensive resource brings together the most current theories, evidence and best practice parameters  for the use of nocturnal non-invasive ventilation (nNIV).  Chapters focus on the application of acute and chronic nNIV in patients with cardio-respiratory disorders over a range of major medical settings.  Updates on past and recent  research in this field are highlighted.  Authored by leading clinicians and investigators, Nocturnal Non-Invasive Ventilation provides practical and cutting-edge knowledge to physicians, researchers and allied health professionals on the front lines of treating cardio-respiratory and sleep disorders.


COPD apnea chronic obstructive pulmonary disease critical care nNIV neuromuscular disease non-invasive ventilation obesity hypoventilation syndrome pulmonary respiratory sleep medicine

Editors and affiliations

  • Robert C. Basner
    • 1
  • Sairam Parthasarathy
    • 2
  1. 1.Columbia University College of Physicians and SurgeonsDirector, Cardiopulmonary Sleep & Ventilatory Disorders CenterNew YorkUSA
  2. 2.University of Arizona Medical CenterTucsonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4899-7623-9
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4899-7624-6
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Industry Sectors
Health & Hospitals