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Rationale and Design of a Prospective Cohort Study to Assess Extravascular Lung Water as an Early Predictor and Marker of the Severity of Reperfusion Lung Injury in Pulmonary Endarterectomy

Vasileios Zochios 1 , 2 , * , Nicola Jones 3 and Andrew A Klein 3
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1 Department of Critical Care Medicine, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham, Mindelsohn Way Edgbaston, UK
2 College of Medical and Dental Sciences, Institute of Inflammation and Ageing, Perioperative Critical Care and Trauma (PACCT) Trials Group, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
3 Department of Cardiothoracic Anesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Papworth Everard, Cambridge, UK
Article information
  • Research in Cardiovascular Medicine: , In Press (In Press); e59348
  • Published Online: July 31, 2017
  • Article Type: Methods Article
  • Received: November 27, 2016
  • Revised: January 18, 2017
  • Accepted: February 1, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/cardiovascmed.59348

To Cite: Zochios V, Jones N, Klein A A. Rationale and Design of a Prospective Cohort Study to Assess Extravascular Lung Water as an Early Predictor and Marker of the Severity of Reperfusion Lung Injury in Pulmonary Endarterectomy, Res Cardiovasc Med. Online ahead of Print ;In Press(In Press):e59348. doi: 10.5812/cardiovascmed.59348.

Copyright: Copyright © 2017, Research in Cardiovascular Medicine. .
1. Background
2. Methods
3. Ethical Considerations
4. Discussion
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