Assessing the quantity of pulmonary edema in critically ill children

Daniel F. McAuley, Lisa M Brown, Michael A. Matthay

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Abstract

Measuring extravascular lung water may be useful for predicting outcome in adults with acute lung injury. The present commentary briefly reviews the potential role and limitations of extravascular lung water measurement in critically ill children.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number189
JournalCritical Care
Volume14
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 13 2010

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine
  • Medicine(all)

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