Atelectasis

Known as: Collapse, Lung, collapsed lungs, Pulmonary collapse 
Failure of the lung to expand (inflate) completely. This may be caused by a blocked airway, a tumor, general anesthesia, pneumonia or other lung… (More)

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1936-2017
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
RATIONALE The hypothesis that lung collapse is detrimental during the acute respiratory distress syndrome is still debatable. One… (More)
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2002
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2002
UNLABELLED Perturbation of respiratory mechanics produced by general anesthesia and surgery is more pronounced in morbidly obese… (More)
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2001
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2001
In a model of acute lung injury, we showed that positive end-expiratory pressure (PEEP) and tidal volume (VT) are interactive… (More)
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1999
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1999
Fifteen pigs from five farms on which there had been a previous clinical and histopathological diagnosis of postweaning… (More)
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1999
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1999
Measuring elastic pressure-volume (Pel-V) curves of the respiratory system and the volume recruited by a positive end-expiratory… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
UNLABELLED We performed meta-analyses of randomized, control trials to assess the effects of seven analgesic therapies on… (More)
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1995
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1995
Atelectasis is an important cause of impaired gas exchange during general anaesthesia; it causes pulmonary shunting. We studied… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
The incidence of breast cancer was determined in 4940 women treated for tuberculosis between 1925 and 1954 in Massachusetts… (More)
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
Twenty patients (23-76 yr) were studied with regard to lung tissue changes prior to and following induction of general anesthesia… (More)
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1970
Highly Cited
1970
MEAD, JERE, TAMOTSU TAKISHIMA, AND DAVID LEITH. Stress distribution in lungs: a model of pulmonary elasticity. J. Appl. Physiol… (More)
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