Table 5

Quotes for theme ‘Perceived impact of NIV on prognosis’

(3)aBecause the life is good, living is better than dying. (Damien, Point 4)
(3)bI've been talking for over an hour now, … my lung capacity is still quite good whereas before the ventilator maybe half hour I would have been (mimicking as if gasping for the air). (Damien, Point 2)
  • NIV, non-invasive ventilation.