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Readmission rates and life threatening events in COPD survivors treated with non-invasive ventilation for acute hypercapnic respiratory failure
  1. C M Chu1,
  2. V L Chan1,
  3. A W N Lin1,
  4. I W Y Wong2,
  5. W S Leung1,
  6. C K W Lai3
  1. 1Division of Respiratory Medicine, Department of Medicine and Geriatrics, United Christian Hospital, Hong Kong
  2. 2Pulmonary Unit, Haven of Hope Hospital, Hong Kong
  3. 3Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  1. Correspondence to:
    Dr C M Chu
    Division of Respiratory Medicine, Department of Medicine and Geriatrics, United Christian Hospital, Kowloon, Hong Kong SAR, China; chucmha.org.hk

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      Table S3 Univariate analysis of potential risk factors for recurrent life-threatening event (recurrent acute hypercapnic respiratory failure requiring assisted ventilation death)

      Table S4 Multivariate analysis of potential risk factors for recurrent life-threatening event (recurrent acute hypercapnic respiratory failure requiring assisted ventilation death)

      Table S5 Univariate analysis of potential risk factors for post-discharge death

      Table S6 Multivariate analysis of potential risk factors for post-discharge death

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