respiratory distress syndrome

Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to respiratory distress syndrome: acute respiratory distress syndrome
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Synonyms for respiratory distress syndrome

an acute lung disease of the newborn (especially the premature newborn)

References in periodicals archive ?
Incidence, clinical course, and outcome in 217 patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome.
Discovery Labs' strategy is initially focused on neonatology and improving the management of respiratory distress syndrome (RDS) in premature infants.
Acute respiratory distress syndrome describes a condition characterised by the acute onset of bilateral infiltrates on chest radiography, hypoxaemia (defined as a [P.
However, there is no explanation for why the ART-conceived neonates would have a higher incidence of respiratory distress syndrome or patent ductus arteriosus, the researchers said.
is a biopharmaceutical company developing its proprietary surfactant technology as Surfactant Replacement Therapies for respiratory diseases including Respiratory Distress Syndromes in infants and adults, Acute Lung Injury, asthma, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and upper airway disorders.
Neonatal respiratory distress syndrome is an area that we feel is very important," stated AlphaOne's chief operating officer, Dr.
Neonatal Respiratory Distress Syndrome - Pipeline Review, Half Year is built using data and information sourced from Global Markets Direct's proprietary databases, Company/University websites, SEC filings, investor presentations and featured press releases from company/university sites and industry-specific third party sources, put together by Global Markets Direct's team.
The ailment, which is known as acute respiratory distress syndrome, has killed 11 people and made nine others, severely ill.
The financing provides Discovery with capital to commercialize its drug SURFAXIN[R], which has been approved by the FDA for the prevention of Respiratory Distress Syndrome (RDS) in premature infants at high risk for RDS, and its AFECTAIR [R] airway connector for infants receiving aerosolized medication in neonatal or pediatric intensive care units.
Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS) Therapeutics - Pipeline Assessment and Market Forecasts to 2017
As control sera, we used 200 paired samples from patients with community-acquired pneumonia seen at NTUH from October 2001 to December 2002, 70 serum samples from hospitalized patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome treated in 2002 at the hospital, and 10 serum samples obtained from 10 pregnant women during routine pre-labor check-ups in 2002.
A halving of infant deaths due to respiratory distress syndrome and sudden infant death syndrome during the 1990s propelled the decline in infant mortality, Dr.
Doctors said the teen developed adult respiratory distress syndrome hours after his Friday morning operation and was given antibiotics.
When capillary clogging follows severe injury, bacterial blood infections or massive burns, it can lead to adult respiratory distress syndrome -- an untreatable and often fatal result of neutrophils run amok.
com/research/mkqb9s/acute_respiratory) has announced the addition of GlobalData's new report "Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2012" to their offering.
Full browser ?