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Synonyms for acute

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Synonyms for acute

possessing or displaying perceptions of great accuracy and sensitivity

so serious as to be at the point of crisis or necessary to resolve a crisis

marked by severity or intensity

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Synonyms for acute

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having or experiencing a rapid onset and short but severe course

extremely sharp or intense


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having or demonstrating ability to recognize or draw fine distinctions

of an angle


ending in a sharp point

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of critical importance and consequence

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Schultz, "How to ventilate patients without acute respiratory distress syndrome?," Current Opinion in Critical Care, vol.
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Lung recruitment maneuver during proportional assist ventilation of preterm infants with acute respiratory distress syndrome. J Perinatol.
Ventilation strategy using low tidal volumes, recruitment maneuvers, and high positive end-expiratory pressure for acute lung injury and acute respiratory distress syndrome. JAMA 2008;299:637-645.
Baddour, "Use of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for the treatment of influenza-induced acute respiratory distress syndrome in immunocompromised adults," The American Journal of the Medical Sciences, vol.
Patient A was transferred to the intensive care unit 4 days after admission because of unimproved respiratory function; patient B was transferred 5 days after admission because of acute respiratory distress syndrome.
IN PREGNANT WOMEN with acute respiratory distress syndrome, extracorporeal life support can be effective and safe for both the mother and fetus, according to a meta-analysis of 332 articles published in the Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery (2016;151:1154-60).
GlobalData's clinical trial report, "Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2016" provides an overview of Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome clinical trials scenario.
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