Computerised tomography (CT) is being used with increasing frequency in acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) patients. This brief review will discuss some of the clinical insights that a CT scan can offer. A large number of CT scan studies have provided new insights into the pathophysiology of ARDS and of mechanical ventilation, and are particularly focused on the recruitment-derecruitment phenomenon. To this end, newer fast CT scan technology promises a dynamic, rather than a static view of lung ventilation

Pesenti, A., Tagliabue, P., Patroniti, N., Fumagalli, R. (2001). Computerised tomography scan imaging in acute respiratory distress syndrome. INTENSIVE CARE MEDICINE, 27(4), 631-639 [10.1007/s001340100877].

Computerised tomography scan imaging in acute respiratory distress syndrome

Pesenti, A.;Patroniti, N.;Fumagalli, R.
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2001

Abstract

Computerised tomography (CT) is being used with increasing frequency in acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) patients. This brief review will discuss some of the clinical insights that a CT scan can offer. A large number of CT scan studies have provided new insights into the pathophysiology of ARDS and of mechanical ventilation, and are particularly focused on the recruitment-derecruitment phenomenon. To this end, newer fast CT scan technology promises a dynamic, rather than a static view of lung ventilation
Articolo in rivista - Review Essay
CT scan, ARDS
English
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Pesenti, A., Tagliabue, P., Patroniti, N., Fumagalli, R. (2001). Computerised tomography scan imaging in acute respiratory distress syndrome. INTENSIVE CARE MEDICINE, 27(4), 631-639 [10.1007/s001340100877].
Pesenti, A; Tagliabue, P; Patroniti, N; Fumagalli, R
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