Critical Care - Volume 15, issue 2

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1466-609X
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1364-8535

Abstract

Introduction

Fluid responsiveness prediction is of utmost interest during acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), but the performance of respiratory pulse pressure variation (ΔRESPPP) has scarcely been reported. In patients with ARDS, the pathophysiology of ΔRESPPP may di

Journal: Critical Care, vol. 15, no. 2, 2011

Abstract

Ventilatory strategies that reduce lung stretch by reducing tidal and minute ventilation, which results in a 'permissive' hypercapnic acidosis, improve outcome in patients with acute lung injury/acute respiratory distress syndrome (ALI/ARDS) [1,2]. Reassuringly, evidence from clinical studies att

Journal: Critical Care, vol. 15, no. 2, 2011