Predictors of diffuse alveolar damage in patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome: a retrospective analysis of clinical autopsies

@inproceedings{Thille2017PredictorsOD,
  title={Predictors of diffuse alveolar damage in patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome: a retrospective analysis of clinical autopsies},
  author={Arnaud Wilfrid Thille and {\'O}scar Pe{\~n}uelas and J. A. Lorente and Pilar Fern{\'a}ndez-Segoviano and J. G. Rodriguez and J M Aramburu and Julian Panizo and Andr{\'e}s Esteban and Fernando Frutos-Vivar},
  booktitle={Critical care},
  year={2017}
}
BACKGROUND Although diffuse alveolar damage (DAD) is considered the typical histological pattern of acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), only half of patients exhibit this morphological hallmark. Patients with DAD may have higher mortality than those without DAD. Therefore, we aimed to identify the factors associated with DAD in patients with ARDS… CONTINUE READING