The therapeutic efficacy of Ulinastatin for rats with smoking inhalation injury.

@article{Qiu2012TheTE,
  title={The therapeutic efficacy of Ulinastatin for rats with smoking inhalation injury.},
  author={Xiaochen Qiu and Shizhao Ji and Jun-jie Wang and Hengyu Li and Ting Xia and Bohan Pan and Shichu Xiao and Zhaofan Xia},
  journal={International immunopharmacology},
  year={2012},
  volume={14 3},
  pages={289-95}
}
Smoke inhalation injury represents a major cause of mortality in burn patients and is associated with a high incidence of pulmonary complications. Ulinastatin (UTI) has been widely used as a drug for patients with severe burn, sepsis, severe acute pancreatitis, and multiple organ dysfunction syndrome. In view of the critical role of inflammatory response in pathogenesis of smoke inhalation-induced lung injury and the anti-inflammatory effects of UTI, we hypothesized that treatment with UTI… CONTINUE READING

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