Acute Lung Injury [electronic resource]

  • Marini, John J. editor. , Evans, Timothy W. editor.
  • 1998
Acute Lung Injury [electronic resource]
  • Data Type
  • Title/Author
    Acute Lung Injury[electronic resource] / edited by John J. Marini, Timothy W. Evans.
  • Author
    Marini, John J., editor., Evans, Timothy W., editor.
  • Authors
    SpringerLink (Online service)
  • Phy Desc.
    XIV, 463 p. : online resource.
  • Total State.
    Update in Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine,0933-6788 ; 30
  • Contents Note
    Epidemiology of Acute Lung Injury -- Epidemiology of ARDS. Incidence and Outcome: A Changing Picture -- Prognostic Factors and Outcome of ALI -- Basic Mechanisms of Injury and Response -- Cytokines and Lung Injury -- Complement and Endotoxin in Lung Injury -- Protective Effects of the Stress Response in Sepsis and ALI -- Alveolar Surfactant and ARDS -- BAL Inflammatory Markers of Initiation and Resolution of ALI -- Lung Repair -- The Pulmonary and Systemic Circulation in ARDS -- The Pulmonary Circulation in ALI -- Right Ventricular Function in ALI and ARDS -- Systemic Circulatory Function and Peripheral Oxygen Delivery in ALI and ARDS -- The Alveolar Epithelial Barrier -- Quantifying Lung Injury in ARDS -- ALI and the Alveolar Epithelial Barrier -- Mechanical Ventilation -- Pressure-Volume Relationship in the Injured Lung -- Lung Recruitment during ARDS -- Permissive Hypercapnia -- Low versus High Tidal Volumes -- Respiratory Muscle Fatigue and Weaning -- Liquid Ventilation -- Perfluorocarbon Liquid Ventilation in Pediatric ALI -- Experience in Liquid Ventilation -- Extra-Pulmonary Adjuncts to Ventilatory Support -- Extracorporeal Respiratory Support -- Permissive Hypercapnia or the Prone Position in ARDS? -- The Effects of Prone Position on Respiratory Function -- Pharmacological Manipulation of V/Q in ALI and ARDS -- Inhaled Nitric Oxide: Clinical Experience -- Pharmacological Modifications of the Pulmonary Circulation in ALI -- Inhaled Nitric Oxide: Toxicity and Monitoring Issues -- Clinical Trials in ARDS -- Co-intervention Control: A Critical Need in ICU Clinical Research -- Designing the Perfect Clinical Trial in ALI and ARDS -- Future Clinical Trials of Mechanical Ventilation in ARDS and ALI -- Future Clinical Trials of Pharmacologic Interventions.
  • Topical Term
    Emergency medicine.
    Critical care medicine.
    Internal medicine.
    Medicine & Public Health.
    Intensive / Critical Care Medicine.
    Emergency Medicine.
    Internal Medicine.
  • Host Item
    Springer eBooks
  • Additional Item
    Printed edition: 9783642645327
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