Potentially modifiable factors contributing to outcome from acute respiratory distress syndrome: the LUNG SAFE study Purpose To improve the outcome of the acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), one needs to identify potentially modifiable factors associated with mortality. Methods The large observational study to understand the global impact of severe acute respiratory failure (LUNG SAFE) was…Read More
Perhaps the high failure of NIV in patients with hypoxic failure has been because we are doing it wrong!
Although this study is a single center study, the fact that it was stopped early for efficacy supports the idea of a multicenter study.
Now if only manufacturers in North America would get a license to sell these masks!Read More
This article is hot off the press. A new mortality predictor for ARDS with high probability. Unfortunately, it is not an Open Access article. Hopefully like me you have some sort of institutional access to read the full paper.Read More
Here’s a nice little article published last year. Brings up some of my favourite topics.Read More
I always enjoy a difference of opinion or interpretation. I’ve been known to voice my own interpretations and differences of opinion for many studies.Read More