Radiographic findings in patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

Since its description in 1967, acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) has become a widely recognized, if somewhat imperfectly understood, entity. This article reviews the imaging characteristics of ARDS as demonstrated on plain chest radiography, CT scan, radionuclide imaging, and MR imaging. The abnormalities displayed on these modalities are well understood even though there may be some dispute as to their relative importance in diagnosing and managing patients.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Goodman, PC

Published Date

  • September 2000

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 21 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 419 - vii

PubMed ID

  • 11019718

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0272-5231

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/s0272-5231(05)70157-x


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States