Document Detail


Cardiopulmonary interactions in acute lung injury.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  23201585     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
PURPOSE OF REVIEW: Through shared anatomy, pressures, and endothelial connections, the respiratory and cardiovascular systems affect each other in complex but clinically important ways. RECENT FINDINGS: Lung injury has clinically important circulatory effects, especially with regards to right ventricular function. Mechanical ventilation and PEEP produce a host of circulatory consequences, some beneficial, some life-threatening. At the same time, circulatory impairments and treatments can magnify the impact of lung failure. SUMMARY: Cardiopulmonary interactions underpin current views of fluid management and mechanical ventilation. Understanding cardiopulmonary interactions and their physiological basis has direct clinical relevance.
Authors:
Gregory A Schmidt
Related Documents :
24037635 - Experimental models of right heart failure: a window for translational research in pulm...
19171645 - Blood pressure responses to psychosocial stress in young adults with very low birth wei...
11381205 - Analysis of mechanical stresses within the alveolar septa leading to pulmonary edema.
1699105 - Epinephrine-induced decrease in repetitive extrasystole threshold is reversed by tyrosi...
20209595 - Acute and long-term effects of inhaled iloprost in portopulmonary hypertension.
17935475 - Characteristics of the active lymph pump in bovine prenodal mesenteric lymphatics.
Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2012-11-29
Journal Detail:
Title:  Current opinion in critical care     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1531-7072     ISO Abbreviation:  Curr Opin Crit Care     Publication Date:  2012 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-12-3     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9504454     Medline TA:  Curr Opin Crit Care     Country:  -    
Other Details:
Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
Division of Pulmonary Diseases, Critical Care, and Occupational Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA.
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  The Arg719 residue at the C-terminal end of the stem region in hepatitis C virus JFH-1 E2 glycoprote...
Next Document:  Gastro-intestinal transport of calcium and cadmium in fresh water and seawater acclimated trout (Onc...