Indian Journal of Critical Care Medicine

Register      Login

SEARCH WITHIN CONTENT

FIND ARTICLE

Volume / Issue

Online First

Archive
Related articles

VOLUME 27 , ISSUE 2 ( February, 2023 ) > List of Articles

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Non-invasive Ventilation Failure – Predict and Protect

Kambagiri Pratyusha, Atul Jindal

Keywords : Emergency department, HACOR score, Non-invasive mechanical ventilation, Respiratory failure

Citation Information : Pratyusha K, Jindal A. Non-invasive Ventilation Failure – Predict and Protect. Indian J Crit Care Med 2023; 27 (2):149-149.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10071-24400

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 31-01-2023

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2023; The Author(s).


Abstract

Modified heart rate, acidosis, consciousness, oxygenation and respiratory rate (HACOR) score takes into consideration pneumonia, cardiogenic pulmonary edema, pulmonary acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), immunosuppression, septic shock, and the sequential organ failure assessment (SOFA) score prior to non-invasive mechanical ventilation (NIV) that would impact the success of NIV and are commonly seen in patients presenting to the emergency. Propensity score matching could have been done for similar distribution of baseline characteristics. Specific objective criteria are needed to define respiratory failure requiring intubation.


PDF Share
  1. Mathen PG, Kumar KG, Mohan N, Sreekrishnan T, Nair SB, Krishnan AK, et al. Prediction of noninvasive ventilation failure in a mixed population visiting the Emergency Department in a Tertiary Care Center in India. Indian J Crit Care Med 2022;26(10):1115–1119. DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10071-24338.
  2. Duan J, Han X, Bai L, Zhou L, Huang S. Assessment of heart rate, acidosis, consciousness, oxygenation, and respiratory rate to predict noninvasive ventilation failure in hypoxemic patients. Intensive Care Med 2017;43(2):192–199. PMID: 27812731.
  3. Duan J, Chen L, Liu X, Bozbay S, Liu Y, Wang K, et al. An updated HACOR score for predicting the failure of noninvasive ventilation: a multicenter prospective observational study. Crit Care 2022;26(1):196. DOI: 10.1186/s13054-022-04060-7.
  4. Ding M, Han X, Bai L, Huang S, Duan J. Impact of HACOR score on noninvasive ventilation failure in non-COPD patients with acute-on-chronic respiratory failure. Can Respir J 2021;2021:1–7. DOI: 10.1155/2021/9960667.
PDF Share
PDF Share

© Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) LTD.