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Synonyms for failure

the condition of not achieving the desired end

one that fails completely

a cessation of proper mechanical functions

nonperformance of what ought to be done

a marked loss of strength or effectiveness

the condition of being financially insolvent

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06 ( ANI ): A study has recently warned that if Acute Chest Syndrome (ACS), a potentially severe lung complication of sickle cell disease, is not treated effectively in children then it may increase the risk of respiratory failure, chronic lung disease and prolonged hospitalisation.
It included all comatose COPD patients with hypercapnic respiratory failure who had a poor functional status prior to the illness and who did not meet the criteria to be kept on mechanical ventilator.
Quantity or scope: Creating a health park manager making through home available to respiratory failure patients, and cardio pulmonary rehabilitation for patients part time on the site.
Furthermore, increasing number of patients suffering from respiratory failure and cardiopulmonary disease are other growth factors.
a provider of low-flow extracorporeal carbon dioxide removal (ECCO2R) technologies for treating patients with acute respiratory failure, is participating in the world's first and largest pivotal trial of ECCO2R technology, the company said.
Its application in mild pediatric acute respiratory failure is feasible and free from adverse events, thus allowing longer treatment than with the mask" (Pediatrics 2015 March 16 [doi: 10.
Comparative effectiveness of noninvasive ventilation vs invasive mechanical ventilation in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients with acute respiratory failure.
Mechanical ventilation is often required in patients with respiratory failure to unload the respiratory muscles and support gas exchange in order to improve the pathophysiology leading to respiratory failure.
Evidence for some reversal of the underlying cause of respiratory failure
He said the combined effects on Mr Bloomfield's lungs - already compromised by emphysema - would have led to respiratory failure.
Summary: Jane Russell, the busty brunette who shot to Hollywood fame as the star of Howard Hughes' The Outlaw, has died of respiratory failure.
JANE RUSSELL who shot to fame as the star of Howard Hughes' 1941 Western The Outlaw, has died of respiratory failure, her family confirmed.
Non-invasive ventilation (NIV) efficacy have been proved only in a selected population of patients such as people with acute-on-chronic respiratory failure (COPD exacerbation) to shorten the length of invasive mechanical ventilation, the intensive care unit (ICU) stay and to avoid intubation related complications such as VAP.
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