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Surfactant deactivation in a pediatric model induces hypovolemia and fluid shift to the extravascular lung compartment
(John Wiley & Sons, 2013)
BACKGROUND: Surfactant deficiency is the pivotal abnormality in Neonatal and Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome. Surfactant deactivation can produce hypoxemia, loss of lung compliance, and pulmonary edema, but its ...
Influence of tidal volume on pulse pressure variation and stroke volume variation during experimental intra-abdominal hypertension
(BioMed Central Ltd., 2015)
BACKGROUND: Pulse pressure variation (PPV) and stroke volume variation (SVV) are frequently used to assess fluid responsiveness in critically ill patients on mechanical ventilation (MV). There are many factors, in addition ...