Endotoxemia in intensive care patients: A longitudinal study with the limulus amebocyte lysate test


In patients with severe underlying disease and in polytraumatized patients, clinical signs of septicemia caused by infections with gram-negative bacteria are observed postoperatively with increasing frequency. Using a photometric LAL test, a longitudinal assessment of LAL reactivity on 41 intensive care patients was performed. Postoperatively, all patients… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF01728429


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