The relationship between gut-derived bacteria and the development of the multiple organ dysfunction syndrome.

@article{Nieuwenhuijzen1996TheRB,
  title={The relationship between gut-derived bacteria and the development of the multiple organ dysfunction syndrome.},
  author={Grard Ap Nieuwenhuijzen and Edwin A. Deitch and Rocco Goris},
  journal={Journal of anatomy},
  year={1996},
  volume={189 ( Pt 3)},
  pages={537-48}
}
Abnormal colonisation, infections of gut origin and bacterial translocation are all signs of gut failure that have been hypothesised as being implicated in the pathogenesis of the multiple organ dysfunction syndrome (MODS). We have summarised published experimental and clinical studies that have tried to correlate the occurrence or prevention of these… CONTINUE READING