Confronting the frustrations of negative clinical trials in acute respiratory distress syndrome.

Abstract

Despite robust successes in trials of mechanical ventilation, pharmacologic interventions in acute respiratory distress syndrome have been disappointing. Although ineffective therapy remains the compelling explanation for these negative trials, other possible explanations exist. These negative trials, better termed "statistically negative trials" or… (More)
DOI: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201409-414MG

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@article{Rubenfeld2015ConfrontingTF, title={Confronting the frustrations of negative clinical trials in acute respiratory distress syndrome.}, author={Gordon David Rubenfeld}, journal={Annals of the American Thoracic Society}, year={2015}, volume={12 Suppl 1}, pages={S58-63} }