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Comparison of two fluid-management strategies in acute lung injury.
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  • Jay Steingrub, MD, Baystate Health
  • Mark Tidswell, MD, Baystate Health
Document Type
Article, Peer-reviewed
Publication Date
6-1-2006
Abstract
BACKGROUND: Optimal fluid management in patients with acute lung injury is unknown. Diuresis or fluid restriction may improve lung function but could jeopardize extrapulmonary-organ perfusion. METHODS: In a randomized study, we compared a conservative and
Publication ISSN
1097-0339
Citation Information
N Engl J Med. 2006 Jun 15;354(24):2564-75.