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Volume:32 Issue:1 Number:4 ISSN#:2563-5476
ACE Report #13413
Ace Report Cover General Orthopaedics

Efficacy of High-Flow Nasal Cannula Oxygen Therapy for Patients with Severe COVID-19

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OrthoEvidence. Efficacy of High-Flow Nasal Cannula Oxygen Therapy for Patients with Severe COVID-19. ACE Report. 2021;32(1):4. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/13413

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:1

The value of high-flow nasal cannula oxygen therapy in treating novel coronavirus pneumonia

Eur J Clin Invest. 2020 Oct 31 : e13435.

Contributing Authors: XB Teng Y Shen MF Han G Yang L Zha JF Shi

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Twenty-two patients hospitalized with severe COVID-19 were randomized to receive oxygen therapy using a high-flow nasal cannula oxygen system (n=22) or conventional oxygen therapy (n=10). Outcomes of interest included vitals (i.e., heart rate; respiratory rate; PaO2/FiO2 oxygenation index), infection indexes (C-reactive protein [CRP]; procalcitonin [PCT]; white blood cell count; lymphocyte count),...

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