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Positive end-expiratory pressure in acute respiratory distress syndrome: should the 'open lung strategy' be replaced by a 'protective lung strategy'?
(Critical Care, 2007-01-01) [Editorial]
In patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome, positive end-expiratory pressure is associated with alveolar recruitment and lung hyperinflation despite the administration of a low tidal volume. The best positive ...
Outpatient versus inpatient treatment for acute pulmonary embolism
(Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2014-01-01) [Resenha]
Background: Pulmonary embolism (PE) is a common life-threatening cardiovascular condition, with an incidence of 23 to 69 new cases per 100,000 people per year. Outpatient treatment instead of traditional inpatient treatment ...
Enzyme replacement therapy for Anderson-Fabry disease.
(Cochrane database of systematic reviews (Online), 2013-04-03) [Artigo]
Anderson-Fabry disease is an X-linked defect of glycosphingolipid metabolism. Progressive renal insufficiency is a major source of morbidity, additional complications result from cardio- and cerebro-vascular involvement. ...
Dexmedetomidine on renal ischemia-reperfusion injury in rats: assessment by means of NGAL and histology
(Renal Failure, 2015-04-01) [Artigo]
Background: Ischemic acute kidney injury is a common occurrence in the perioperative period and in critical patients admitted to intensive care units. The reestablishment of blood supply may worsen injury through the ...
A lung computed tomographic assessment of positive end-expiratory pressure-induced lung overdistension
(American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 1998-12-01) [Artigo]
The aim of this study was to assess positive end-expiratory pressure (PEEP)-induced lung overdistension and alveolar recruitment in six patients with acute lung injury (ALI) using a computed tomographic (CT) scan method. ...
ANESTESIA PERIDURAL COM BUPIVACAINA A 0,75%. EFEITOS DA ADICAO DE ADRENALINA E BICARBONATO DE SODIO
(Revista Paulista de Medicina, 1984-12-01) [Artigo]
Renal function after coronary artery bypass graft using dexmedetomidine
(Open Journal of Anesthesiology, 2013) [Artigo]
Acute kidney injury (AKI) is defined by 0.3 mg/dL increase in serum creatinine (SCr) and is associated with higher incidence of postoperative mortality after coronary artery bypass graft (CABG). There are few clinical ...
Two-hour creatinine clearance and glomerular filtration rate estimated from serum cystatin C and creatinine in the elderly to preoperative period
(Open Journal of Nephrology, 2013) [Artigo]
Introduction: The utility of estimates of glomerular filtration rate based on creatinine and cystatin C serum levels to assess renal function in older surgical patients remains to be determined. Objective: To determine ...
Estudo comparativo do diazepam e do lorazepam, via oral, associados à meperidina na medicaçäo pré-anestésica
(Revista Paulista de Medicina, 1987-12-01) [Artigo]
USO ASSOCIADO DO INOVAL COM ALFATESIN EM ANGIOGRAFIA CEREBRAL
(Seara Medica Neurocirurgica, 1977-12-01) [Artigo]