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Investigation of the role of nuclear factor kappa-B in mediating the effects of hypercapnic acidosis and mesenchymal stem cells in ventilation induced lung injury
(NUI Galway, 2016-11-08)
Introduction: ARDS is a syndrome of acute respiratory failure that presents with progressive arterial hypoxemia, dyspnea, and a marked increase in the work of breathing. Mechanical ventilation is necessary to support life ...
Therapies for acute respiratory distress syndrome: determination of the mechanisms of action of hypercapnia and the therapeutic efficacy of mesenchymal stromal cells
Rationale: Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS) causes severe respiratory failure and is associated with high mortality. Pharmacological therapies are non-existent and supportive ventilation treatments are limited. ...