Pediatric acute respiratory distress syndrome.


Journal Article

The data available to guide clinical management of acute lung injury and acute respiratory distress syndrome are much more limited for infants and children than for adult patients. This paper reviews the available medical data and the pertinent physiology on the management of pediatric patients with acute lung injury. With the collaboration of multicenter investigation networks, definitive pediatric data may be on the horizon to better guide our clinical practice.

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Cited Authors

  • Cheifetz, IM

Published Date

  • October 2011

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 56 / 10

Start / End Page

  • 1589 - 1599

PubMed ID

  • 22008400

Pubmed Central ID

  • 22008400

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1943-3654

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0020-1324

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.4187/respcare.01515


  • eng