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Synonyms for failure

the condition of not achieving the desired end

one that fails completely

a cessation of proper mechanical functions

nonperformance of what ought to be done

a marked loss of strength or effectiveness

the condition of being financially insolvent

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Jake Hodge ,23, of Stocksfield who has chronic respiratory failure and quadraplegic cerebral palsy.
Schonhofer B, Von Sydow K, Bucher T, Nietsch M, Suchi S, Kohler D, Jones PW (2001) Sexuality in patients with noninvasive mechanical ventilation due to chronic respiratory failure.
ASV has been the sole mode of ventilation in some chronic care facilities in Israel for several years (31) and has been shown to be cost-effective, safe and efficient in ventilating and weaning patients with chronic respiratory failure.
Dr Knights said Kristian had died of chronic respiratory failure which could have happened "at any time".
It has also been suggested that nocturnal desaturation may be an independent risk factor for the development of chronic respiratory failure in COPD in those with daytime normoxia (94).
Because many COPD patients tend to be in a state of chronic respiratory failure, acute respiratory failure produces a condition described as acute-on-chronic respiratory failure.
History of hospitalization due to severe asthma exacerbation and presence of chronic respiratory failure was significantly higher in bronchiectatic group.
Steven died that day of chronic respiratory failure.
This is one of the most exciting developments in the management of patients with chronic respiratory failure for the past 20 years.
Stage 4: An increase in survival is seen in patients with chronic respiratory failure who receive long-term supplemental oxygen.
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