Before we can discuss Management Information Systems on a coherent and beneficial level we must know the needs of those at whom the information is directed. It has been said that a good salesman can create needs for his product and there is no doubt that this is what has happened in the development of computer based systems. It is time we found out what our… (More)
INTRODUCTION Ventilator-induced lung injury (VILI) impacts clinical outcomes in acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), which is characterized by neutrophil-mediated inflammation and loss of alveolar barrier function. Recent epidemiological studies suggest that smoking may be a risk factor for the development of ARDS. Because alveolar type II cells are… (More)
The histologic appearance of tissues may be altered in horizontal frozen sections. In areas of specialized structures such as the eyelid, this can create confusion. The microanatomy of the eyelid in vertical paraffin sections and in horizontal frozen sections is presented.