Metabolic acidosis may be as protective as hypercapnic acidosis in an ex-vivo model of severe ventilator-induced lung injury: A pilot study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Anti-Infective Agents
  • Communicable Diseases
  • Patient Selection
  • Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic

abstract

  • In our experimental VILI model both metabolic acidosis and hypercapnic acidosis attenuated VILI-induced pulmonary edema implying a mechanism other than possible synergistic effects of acidosis with CO2 for VILI attenuation.

publication date

  • April 13, 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3087686

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1186/1471-2253-11-8

PubMed ID

  • 21486492

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 8

volume

  • 11