Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) in adults with acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS): A 6-year experience and case-control study.

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PURPOSE To evaluate the development of an extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) program for the treatment of acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) in adults. METHODS a) Descriptive study of 15 cases treated since the program approval from 2010 to 2016. b) Case-control study matching the 15 ECMO cases with the 52 severe ARDS treated between 2005… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.hrtlng.2017.01.003

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@article{Muoz2017ExtracorporealMO, title={Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) in adults with acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS): A 6-year experience and case-control study.}, author={Javier Mu{\~n}oz and Patricia Santa-Teresa and Mar{\'i}a Jes{\'u}s Tomey and Lourdes Carmen Visedo and Elena Keough and Juan Camilo Barrios and Santiago Sabell and Antonio Morales}, journal={Heart & lung : the journal of critical care}, year={2017}, volume={46 2}, pages={100-105} }