The noninvasive respiratory care unit has become an important advance in patient management. The NRCU allows for better use of special-care beds and represents a more cost-effective approach to the care of a number of ventilator-dependent patients or other respiratory patients. This article describes the NRCU, discusses clinical experiences and focuses on practical issues related to patient management in the NRCU.
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Articles| October 01 1991
Advances in patient care management: the NRCU
Crit Care Nurse (1991) 11 (9): 42–45.
PA Patterson, EH Elpern, MR Silver; Advances in patient care management: the NRCU. Crit Care Nurse 1 October 1991; 11 (9): 42–45. doi: https://doi.org/10.4037/ccn1922.214.171.124
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