noninvasive ventilation (NIV) device

New guidelines for physicians caring for ALS patients released by the American Academy of Neurology

posted on October 7, 2009 - 9:00pm
 The American Academy of Neurology (AAN) released its new guidelines on patient care in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) on Oct. 13, 2009. Several MDA-affiliated physicians were involved in their development.

Portable but powerful equipment, skilled guidance make noninvasive ventilation an option for many

posted on September 1, 2003 - 2:49pm
Mike Neufeldt, 25, has been using a ventilator without a tracheostomy tube since he was 15. During the day, he uses a "sip" mouthpiece.