Effect of High-Flow Oxygen Therapy vs Conventional Oxygen Therapy on Invasive Mechanical Ventilation and Clinical Recovery in Patients With Severe COVID-19A Randomized Clinical Trial

JAMA
December 7, 2021, Vol 326, No. 21, Pages 2105-2223
https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/currentissue

 

Original Investigation
Effect of High-Flow Oxygen Therapy vs Conventional Oxygen Therapy on Invasive Mechanical Ventilation and Clinical Recovery in Patients With Severe COVID-19A Randomized Clinical Trial
Gustavo A. Ospina-Tascón, MD, PhD; Luis Eduardo Calderón-Tapia, MD; Alberto F. García, MD, MSc; et al.
JAMA. 2021;326(21):2161-2171. doi:10.1001/jama.2021.20714
This randomized trial assesses the effect of high-flow oxygen therapy through a nasal cannula vs conventional oxygen therapy on 28-day intubation rates and time to clinical recovery among patients with respiratory distress due to COVID-19.