Respiratory failure due to hypoxemia and/or hypercapnia calls for oxygen therapy, positive pressure support, and possibly ventilatory support. Care for these patients may escalate and require higher flow, FiO2, and more complex devices and intensive monitoring.
Category: Other Acute Disorders
Confirmed and probable cases of vaping-associated lung illness have risen to 1,080...Read More
Doctors at the Mayo Clinic examined samples of lung tissue from 17 patients, all of which looked...Read More
Three fatalities in North Carolina, Mississippi, and Oregon bring the total of vaping-related deaths to 14, with 805 confirmed illnesses.Read More
A student at Saugus High School in Santa Clarita has been diagnosed with whooping cough, according...Read More
The FDA has launched a new webpage to provide public information on its and the CDC’s investigations into the wave of vaping-related lung diseases in the US.Read More
According to a New York Times report, a patient in Oregon has died of severe lung disease related to vaping THC.Read More