Indications for ventilation

ResMed is in the business of breathing.

We’re here to partner with you so that you can continue to give your patients the best possible care.

Learn more about ResMed’s treatment options and solutions for respiratory insufficiency associated with other conditions.

The goal of ventilation in respiratory care.

High flow oxygen therapy

High flow oxygen therapy

High flow oxygen therapy is used in acute respiratory failure as well as chronic respiratory failure.

Invasive ventilation (IV)

Invasive ventilation (IV) following endotracheal intubation provides ventilatory support for your patients. Learn how IV can become a lifesaving intervention for your patients with respiratory failure.

Noninvasive ventilation (NIV)

Noninvasive ventilation (NIV)

Noninvasive ventilation (NIV) provides ventilatory support to patients who suffer from respiratory insufficiency.

Learn more about Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD): ResMed's treatment solution and documented patient outcomes.

COPD treatment options

COPD treatment options

The aim of treating stable COPD is to immediately relieve and reduce the impact of symptoms as well as reduce the risk of future exacerbations.

ResMed's COPD solutions

Through our range of homecare ventilators ResMed is committed to improving quality of life for COPD patients.

ResMed's COPD solutions

ResMed's COPD solutions

Through our range of homecare ventilators ResMed is committed to improving quality of life for COPD patients.

COPD patient outcomes

COPD patient outcomes

There are many positive outcomes for COPD patients being treated with NIV.

Learn more about Neuromuscular disease (NMD): ResMed's treatment solution and documented patient outcomes.

Treating respiratory insufficiency caused by NMD

Treating respiratory insufficiency caused by NMD

Treating a patient with respiratory failure caused by NMD can help alleviate some of the symptoms of poor respiration.

ResMed’s neuromuscular disease solutions

ResMed’s NIV with a leak circuit and a volume-assurance target are designed to reduce PtcCO2 in neuromuscular disease patients.

ResMed’s neuromuscular disease solutions

ResMed’s neuromuscular disease solutions

ResMed’s NIV with a leak circuit and a volume-assurance target are designed to reduce PtcCO2 in neuromuscular disease patients.

NMD patient outcomes

NMD patient outcomes

Learn the benefits of treating NMD patients with NIV.

Learn more about Obesity Hypoventilation Syndrome: how to recognise the symptoms in your patients; ResMed's treatment solution; and documented patient outcomes.

Treatment options for obesity hypoventilation syndrome

Treatment options for obesity hypoventilation syndrome

Recommended treatment options for OHS include controlled weight loss and noninvasive ventilation.

ResMed's OHS solutions

ResMed’s NIV with intelligent Volume-Assured Pressure Support (iVAPS) can help patients with obesity hypoventilation syndrome.

ResMed's OHS solutions

ResMed's OHS solutions

ResMed’s NIV with intelligent Volume-Assured Pressure Support (iVAPS) can help patients with obesity hypoventilation syndrome.

OHS patient outcomes

OHS patient outcomes

Learn about the positive outcomes for OHS patients being treated with noninvasive ventilation (NIV)

Learn more about Restrictive lung disease: ResMed's treatment solution and documented patient outcomes.

Treatment options for restrictive lung disease

Treatment options for restrictive lung disease

Restrictive lung disease is a group of thoracic deformities that result in inefficient coupling between the respiratory muscles and the thoracic cage.

ResMed’s solutions for restrictive lung disease

ResMed offers a range of solutions for patients with respiratory failure due to restrictive lung disease.

ResMed’s solutions for restrictive lung disease

ResMed’s solutions for restrictive lung disease

ResMed offers a range of solutions for patients with respiratory failure due to restrictive lung disease.

RLD patient outcomes

RLD patient outcomes

Learn how NIV may help improve the lives of patients with Restrictive lung disease.

Learn more about ResMed's ventilation solutions for paediatric patients: the special considerations, the ideal treatment solution and documented patient outcomes.

ResMed’s paediatric ventilation solution

ResMed’s paediatric ventilation solution

ResMed’s paediatric noninvasive ventilation (NIV) solution is designed with the comfort and compliance of young patients in mind, giving their caregivers and families peace of mind.

Special considerations for paediatric patients

There are a number of special considerations for paediatric patients using noninvasive ventilation therapy.

Special considerations for paediatric patients

Special considerations for paediatric patients

There are a number of special considerations for paediatric patients using noninvasive ventilation therapy.

Respiratory failure in paediatric patients

Respiratory failure in paediatric patients

Learn more about the unique needs of paediatric ventilation and the treatment solution from ResMed.