Catarina Coutinho

Learn More
Patients undergoing elective cardioversion for treatment of arrhythmias were premedicated with diazepam. The dose was individualized to achieve a degree of central nervous system CNS) depression characterized by response to painful but not vocal stimulation. Promptly following each cardioversion, blood was drawn and the plasma diazepam concentration was(More)
Fetal distal lung epithelial (FDLE) cells exposed to a postnatal O(2) concentration of 21% have higher epithelial Na(+) channel (ENaC) mRNA levels and Na(+) transport relative to FDLE cells grown in a fetal O(2) concentration of 3%. To investigate the mechanism of this process, FDLE monolayers were initially cultured in 3% O(2), and then some were switched(More)