More ventilation Non-Invasive Ventilation (NIV) Noninvasive ventilation (NIV) provides ventilatory support to patients who suffer from respiratory insufficiency. Getting the most out of ventilation therapy Comfortable equipment, proper replacement, follow-up and education are critical to helping patients adapt to and stay on therapy. COPD Learn more about Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD): ResMed's treatment solution and documented patient outcomes. References Tobin M. Advances in mechanical ventilation. N Engl J Medi 2001; 344:1986-1996. Khine HH. et al. Comparison of cuffed and uncuffed endotracheal tubes in young children during general anesthesia. Anesthesiology. 1997 Mar; 86(3):627-31. Windisch, W. et al. Guidelines for Non-Invasive and Invasive Mechanical Ventilation for Treatment of Chronic Respiratory Failure. German Society for Pneumology (DGP): 640-652.