TITLE

Excess mortality after human albumin administration in critically ill patients

AUTHOR(S)
Offringa, Martin
PUB. DATE
July 1998
SOURCE
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);07/25/98, Vol. 317 Issue 7153, p223
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Editorial. Presents an overview of the clinical and pathophysiological evidence on the effects of the colloid, albumin on humans. Details on the chance that cardiac decompensation may occur after rapid volume replacement with 20 percent albumin; What albumin is used for; What clinical and pathophysiological evidence suggests.
ACCESSION #
941265

 

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