The American-European consensus conference on ARDS, Part 2

  title={The American-European consensus conference on ARDS, Part 2},
  author={Antonio Artigas and Gordon R. Bernard and Jean M. Carlet and Didier Dreyfuss and Luciano Gattinoni and Lee Hudson and M. Lamy and John J. Marini and Michael A. Matthay and Michael R. Pinsky and Roger Spragg and Peter M. Suter},
  journal={Intensive Care Medicine},
The acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) continues as a contributor to the morbidity and mortality of patients in intensive care units throughout the world, imparting tremendous human and financial costs. During the last ten years there has been a decline in ARDS mortality without a clear explanation. The American-European Consensus Committee on ARDS… CONTINUE READING