Epidemiology, treatment and outcome of acidotic, acute, cardiogenic pulmonary oedema presenting to an emergency department.

@article{Crane2002EpidemiologyTA,
  title={Epidemiology, treatment and outcome of acidotic, acute, cardiogenic pulmonary oedema presenting to an emergency department.},
  author={Steven D Crane},
  journal={European journal of emergency medicine : official journal of the European Society for Emergency Medicine},
  year={2002},
  volume={9 4},
  pages={320-4}
}
  • Steven D Crane
  • Published 2002 in
    European journal of emergency medicine : official…
In this retrospective cohort study, 172 patients presenting to two accident and emergency departments in the UK, with acute, cardiogenic pulmonary oedema were identified. The median age of the patients was 77 years and there was an equal sex distribution. The commonest therapy given in the acute treatment of this condition was frusemide, and less than 70… CONTINUE READING