Long-term follow-up of survivors of acute lung injury: lack of effect of a ventilation strategy to prevent barotrauma.

@article{Cooper1999LongtermFO,
  title={Long-term follow-up of survivors of acute lung injury: lack of effect of a ventilation strategy to prevent barotrauma.},
  author={Andrew Ross Cooper and Niall D Ferguson and Patrick J. Hanly and Maureen O. Meade and John R. Kachura and John T Granton and Arthur S Slutsky and Thomas E. Stewart},
  journal={Critical care medicine},
  year={1999},
  volume={27 12},
  pages={2616-21}
}
OBJECTIVES To determine the effect of a ventilation strategy to prevent barotrauma on long-term outcome in survivors of acute lung injury. DESIGN Prospective blinded cohort analysis. SETTING Three university-affiliated medical-surgical intensive care units. PATIENTS A total of 28 survivors of acute lung injury, 1-2 yrs after diagnosis, from a multicenter prospective randomized controlled trial comparing pressure (peak inflation pressure < or =30 cm H2O) and volume (tidal volume < or =8 mL… CONTINUE READING

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