Effect of exogenous surfactant (calfactant) in pediatric acute lung injury: A randomized controlled trial Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Biological Products
  • Pulmonary Surfactants
  • Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Adult
  • Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Newborn

abstract

  • Calfactant acutely improved oxygenation and significantly decreased mortality in infants, children, and adolescents with ALI although no significant decrease in the course of respiratory failure measured by duration of ventilator therapy, intensive care unit, or hospital stay was observed.

publication date

  • January 26, 2005

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1001/jama.293.4.470

PubMed ID

  • 15671432

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 470

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 293

number

  • 4