TITLE

The pulmonary physician in critical care 6: The pathogenesis of ALI/ARDS

AUTHOR(S)
Bellingan, G. J.
PUB. DATE
June 2002
SOURCE
Thorax;Jun2002, Vol. 57 Issue 6, p540
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
An understanding of the pathogenesis of ARDS is essential for choosing management strategies and developing new treatments. The key mediators involved in the inflammatory and fibroproliferative response are reviewed and the mechanisms which regulate these responses are highlighted.
ACCESSION #
12915589

 

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