Resources

  • References


    ARDS. National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Disease and Conditions Index website. Available at:
    http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/dci/Diseases/Ards/Ards%5FWhoIsAtRisk.html
    . Accessed December 12, 2006.


    ARDS Support Center.
    Understanding ARDS: acute respiratory distress syndrome and its effect on victims and loved ones. ARDS Support Center brochure. October 3, 2001. ARDS Support Center website. Available at:
    http://www.ards.org/learnaboutards/whatisards/brochure/
    . Accessed December 12, 2006.


    Bernard GR. Acute respiratory distress syndrome: a historical perspective.
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med.
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    Bernard G, Artigas A, Carlet J, et al. The American-European consensus conference on ARDS: definitions, mechanisms, relevant outcomes, and clinical trial coordination.
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med.
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    Bosma KJ, Lewis JF. Emerging therapies for treatment of acute lung injury and acute respiratory distress syndrome.
    Expert Opin Emgerg Drugs
    . 2007;12: 461-77.


    DynaMed Editorial Team. Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS). EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed/what.php
    . Updated October 13, 2010. Accessed October 20, 2010.


    Jain R, DaiNogare A. Pharmacological therapy for acute respiratory distress syndrome.
    Mayo Clin Proc
    . 2006;81:205-12.


    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute. ARDS. National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute website. Available at:
    http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/dci/Diseases/Ards/Ards%5FWhoIsAtRisk.html
    . Accessed August 4, 2005.


    Rubenfeld GD, Caldwell E, Peabody E, et al. Incidence and outcomes of acute lung injury.
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    Udobi KF, Childs E, Touijer K. Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome.
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  • Resources

    American Lung Association

    http://www.lungusa.org/

    National Library of Medicine

    http://www.nlm.nih.gov/

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