Pulmonary blood flow increases in damaged regions directly after acid aspiration in rats.


BACKGROUND After gastric aspiration events, patients are at risk of pulmonary dysfunction and the development of severe acute lung injury and acute respiratory distress syndrome, which may contribute to the development of an inflammatory reaction. The authors' aim in the current study was to investigate the role of the spatial distribution of pulmonary… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/ALN.0b013e3182a17e5b


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