ARDS

ARDS Risk After Cardiac Surgery During Flu Season

ARDS Risk After Cardiac Surgery During Flu Season

Cardiac surgery during influenza season is an independent risk factor for acute respiratory distress syndrome.

Effects of Lowering PEEP Below Recommended Values in Pediatric ARDS

Effects of Lowering PEEP Below Recommended Values in Pediatric ARDS

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An overall higher mortality rate was associated with pediatric acute respiratory distress syndrome ARDS management with PEEP levels lower than those recommended by the ARDS Network PEEP/FiO2 protocol.

Smoking Affects Lung Microbiota, ARDS Risk in Trauma Patients

Smoking Affects Lung Microbiota, ARDS Risk in Trauma Patients

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A significant enrichment of potential pathogens occurred in patients who smoked and who were admitted to the hospital for severe trauma.

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