Continuous dose furosemide as a therapeutic approach to acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS).

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BACKGROUND Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) is seen in a variety of clinical settings in critically ill patients. ARDS has been defined as a clinical syndrome characterized by progressive hypoxemia, tachypnea, and generalized patchy bilateral pulmonary infiltrates in the absence of cardiac failure. Furosemide has been shown to improve pulmonary… (More)

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@article{Reising1999ContinuousDF, title={Continuous dose furosemide as a therapeutic approach to acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS).}, author={Christoph Reising and Akella Chendrasekhar and P. M. Lyons Wall and Nicholas Paradise and Gregory A Timberlake and D. Moorman}, journal={The Journal of surgical research}, year={1999}, volume={82 1}, pages={56-60} }