Metformin attenuates ventilator-induced lung injury Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Metformin
  • Ventilator-Induced Lung Injury

abstract

  • Pretreatment with metformin preserves alveolar capillary permeability and, thus, decreases the severity of ventilator-induced lung injury in this model.

publication date

  • July 24, 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3580719

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1186/cc11439

PubMed ID

  • 22827994

Additional Document Info

start page

  • R134

volume

  • 16

number

  • 4