NIV application from hospital to home

Acute NIV application in the hospital setting has become a growing phenomenon in the past 20 years with increasing evidence of improved outcomes when initiated for the right patient at the right time. Philips will be providing delegates with an overview of the acute NIV evidence base, clinical knowledge and technical skills sessions on monitoring, waveform Interpretation, titration, troubleshooting common issues, secretion management.

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Prof Joao Carlos Winck




Skyview 1, level 28, The Gardens – St Giles Signature Hotel, Valley City, Malaysia


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This course will provide guidance on NIV management for COPD patients from AECOPD in hospital setting to chronic stable home setting, and NIV management for OHS & overlap syndrome. This course is also aimed to improve patient care and assist clinical teams for success.


08:30 am - 09:00 am Registration
09:00 am - 09:45 am Acute NIV Application in the Hospital Setting
09:45 am - 10:30 am Acute NIV Monitoring, Waveform Interpretation, Titration, and Trouble Shooting
10:30 am - 10:45 am Tea break
10:45 am - 11:15 am NIV management post weaning
11:15 am - 11:45 am Airway Secretion Clearance
11:45 am - 01:00 pm Discussion & Lunch
01:00 pm - 01:45 pm NIV management for COPD: from AECOPD to chronic stable hypercanpic patients
01:45 pm - 02:30 pm NIV management for OHS and overlap syndrome
02:30 pm - 03:30 pm Practical session with case studies
03:30 pm - 03:45 pm Q&A Session
03:45 pm Closing ceremony

About speaker

Prof Joao Carlos Winck

Prof Joao Winck is a consultant of the Northern Rehabilitation Centre, coordinator of the Respiratory Unit of Alfena-Valongo Hospital & Braga Centro Hospital, and an Affiliated Associate Professor, Porto University, Portugal. He is also the Chair of Noninvasive Ventilatory Support of the European Respiratory Society. He has been Speaker/chairman in 119 Medical Conferences (49 International), co-author of 162 presentations in scientific meetings (72 International). Co-author of 101 papers in peer reviewed international journals, 10 book chapters (5 International), winner of 13 Investigation awards.