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Noninvasive ventilation (NIV) in COPD

Symposium
Chairs: P. Wijkstra (Groningen, Netherlands), W. Windisch (Cologne, Germany)
Aims: To provide an overview of current evidence about different aspects of long-term NIV applied to hypercapnic COPD patients: which are the goals of ventilation? How to “personalise” the therapy and how to make a good patient selection? To discuss the results of the recent task force on long-term NIV in COPD.
Patient selection
N. Hart (London, United Kingdom)
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What are the targets?
M. Duiverman (Groningen, Netherlands)
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ERS Task Force on long-term NIV in COPD
W. Windisch (Cologne, Germany)
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