Pulmonary dysfunction secondary to soft-tissue endotoxin.

Abstract

Our purpose was to determine whether peripheral soft tissues produce and release prostanoids in response to local sepsis, and whether this mediator release can produce pulmonary dysfunction. Escherichia coli endotoxin (2 micrograms/kg in 100 mL of saline) was injected below the hide of the flank in seven unanesthetized sheep. In three additional sheep… (More)

Topics

Figures and Tables

Sorry, we couldn't extract any figures or tables for this paper.

Slides referencing similar topics