Diagnosis of Swimming Induced Pulmonary Edema—A Review

  title={Diagnosis of Swimming Induced Pulmonary Edema—A Review},
  author={Hannes Gr{\"u}nig and Pantelis Theodoros Nikolaidis and Richard E. Moon and Beat Knechtle},
  booktitle={Front. Physiol.},
Swimming induced pulmonary edema (SIPE) is a complication that can occur during exercise with the possibility of misdiagnosis and can quickly become life threatening; however, medical literature infrequently describes SIPE. Therefore, the aim of this review was to analyse all individual cases diagnosed with SIPE as reported in scientific sources, with an emphasis on the diagnostic pathways and the key facts resulting in its diagnosis. Due to a multifactorial and complicated pathophysiology, the… CONTINUE READING
Related Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 3 times. VIEW TWEETS

From This Paper

Figures, tables, and topics from this paper.

Explore Further: Topics Discussed in This Paper


Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 51 references

Pulmonary oedema induced by strenuous swimming: a field study.

Respiration physiology • 2000
View 3 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Swimminginduced pulmonary edema in triathletes

Miller, C. C., K. Calder-Becker, F. Modave
Am. J. Emerg. Med • 2010
View 2 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Diagnostic work-up of pleural effusions.

Respiration; international review of thoracic diseases • 2008
View 3 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Mechanisms of hypoxemia

Lung India : official organ of Indian Chest Society • 2017
View 1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…