Venovenous Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation for Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome in Adults: Prognostic Factors for Outcomes.

@article{Wu2016VenovenousEM,
  title={Venovenous Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation for Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome in Adults: Prognostic Factors for Outcomes.},
  author={Meng-Yu Wu and Chung-Chi Huang and T I Wu and Chin-Liang Wang and Pyng-Jing Lin},
  journal={Medicine},
  year={2016},
  volume={95 8},
  pages={e2870}
}
Despite a therapeutic option for severe acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), the survival benefit of venovenous extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (VV-ECMO) is still controversial in adults. This study was aimed at investigating the prognostic factors for ECMO-treated ARDS in adult patients.From 2012 to 2015, 49 patients (median age: 57 years) received VV-ECMO in our institution and were included in this retrospective study. The indication of VV-ECMO was a severe hypoxemia (PaO2/FiO2… CONTINUE READING
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