Supplemental oxygen is an important therapy for a broad range of clinical conditions. Oxygen can be administered through low-flow and high-flow devices that deliver a range of gas mixtures, with or without temperature and humidity control. It is important for clinicians to understand the functions and properties of the various devices used in oxygen delivery to ensure appropriate treatment and to avoid complications. No potential conflict of interest relevant to this article was reported. Disclosure forms provided by the authors are available with the full text of this article at NEJM.org.

Administration of supplemental oxygen / Rengasamy, S.; Nassef, B.; Bilotta, F.; Pugliese, F.; Nozari, A.; Ortega, R.. - In: NEW ENGLAND JOURNAL OF MEDICINE. - ISSN 0028-4793. - 385:3(2021), p. e9. [10.1056/NEJMvcm2035240]

Administration of supplemental oxygen

Bilotta F.;Pugliese F.;
2021

Abstract

Supplemental oxygen is an important therapy for a broad range of clinical conditions. Oxygen can be administered through low-flow and high-flow devices that deliver a range of gas mixtures, with or without temperature and humidity control. It is important for clinicians to understand the functions and properties of the various devices used in oxygen delivery to ensure appropriate treatment and to avoid complications. No potential conflict of interest relevant to this article was reported. Disclosure forms provided by the authors are available with the full text of this article at NEJM.org.
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