Comparison of live bacteria infusions in a porcine model of acute respiratory failure.

@article{Dehring1983ComparisonOL,
  title={Comparison of live bacteria infusions in a porcine model of acute respiratory failure.},
  author={Deborah J Dehring and S H Crocker and B L Wismar and Steven M. Steinberg and B D Lowery and Conrad Cloutier},
  journal={The Journal of surgical research},
  year={1983},
  volume={34 2},
  pages={151-8}
}
Acute respiratory failure (ARF) related to sepsis continues to have a high mortality and uncertain pathogenesis. With a reproducible live Pseudomonas aeruginosa infusion pig model, the gas exchange, hemodynamics, and pulmonary clearance of this organism were compared with live Staphylococcus aureus and Escherichia coli. Lightly anesthetized, male, mixed… CONTINUE READING