Indian Journal of Critical Care Medicine
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Vol. 14, No. 4, 2010, pp. 196-201
Bioline Code: cm10044
Full paper language: English
Document type: Research Article
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Indian Journal of Critical Care Medicine, Vol. 14, No. 4, 2010, pp. 196-201
© Copyright 2010 Indian Journal of Critical Care Medicine.
A practical approach to adult acute respiratory distress syndrome|
Manthous, Constantine A.
Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) is a common disease encountered in hospitalized adult patients that, historically, has carried a very high mortality. This article reviews the clinical features and how pathophysiology informs the evidence-based management of ARDS.
Acute respiratory distress syndrome, mechanical ventilation, positive end expiratory pressure
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