adult respiratory distress syndrome

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Synonyms for adult respiratory distress syndrome

acute lung injury characterized by coughing and rales

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To determine the best type of care for patients with adult respiratory distress syndrome in the critical care setting, Jane uses the Internet to access the National Library of Medicine ( to perform a literature search on this topic.
She was treated with intravenous acyclovir and ceftriaxone, but developed adult respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), disseminated intravascular coagulopathy, renal failure, and coma.
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.
The adult respiratory distress syndrome: clinical features, factors influencing prognosis and principles of management.
Regional effects and mechanism of positive end-expiratory pressure in early adult respiratory distress syndrome. JAMA 1993;269:2122-7.
Carbon dioxide excretion via bronchopleural fistulas in adult respiratory distress syndrome. Chest.
[ClickPress, Tue Sep 30 2014] GlobalData's clinical trial report, "Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2014" provides data on the Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome clinical trial scenario.
Elevated levels of NAP-1/interleukin-8 are present in the airspaces of patients with the adult respiratory distress syndrome and are associated with increased mortality.
The Dunfermline Sheriff Court inquiry heard that swine flu had caused "adult respiratory distress syndrome" in Bill.
An electronic search for studies reporting the use of ECMO for the treatment of adult respiratory distress syndrome revealed two randomised controlled trials and three non-controlled trials.
She died of septicaemia, adult respiratory distress syndrome and burns.
For example, the two patients who developed hantavirus-induced adult respiratory distress syndrome requiring mechanical ventilation had the lowest values of these lipids recorded in the entire study: an average nadir of 53 mg/dL for total cholesterol and 5 mg/dL for HDL.
On December 7, the patient's condition worsened, and severe pneumonia with adult respiratory distress syndrome developed.
An inquest at Merthyr coroner's court was given the cause of death as adult respiratory distress syndrome - a condition which is linked to drug abuse.
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