Pulmonary Edema and Hypoxic Respiratory Failure.

Journal Article (Review)

The purpose of this chapter is to outline the causes, physiology, pathophysiology, and management strategies for hydrostatic and permeability pulmonary edema and hypoxic respiratory failure.MEDLINE and PubMed.The pulmonary parenchyma and vasculature are at high risk in conditions where injury occurs to the lung and or heart. A targeted approach that uses strategies that optimize the particular pathophysiology of the parenchyma and vasculature is required.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Hornik, C; Meliones, J

Published Date

  • August 2016

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 17 / 8 Suppl 1

Start / End Page

  • S178 - S181

PubMed ID

  • 27490597

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1529-7535

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/pcc.0000000000000823


  • eng