ECMO patients overestimated

Andrew Davies, Colin McArthur, Ian M Seppelt, Steven Webb

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Abstract

Although acute respiratory distress syndrome from H1N1 influenza A has been a serious problem in the past 18 months, particularly in our region of the world, we wish to correct the assertion that as many as a third of patients admitted to intensive care with severe respiratory failure will need ECMO.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1178 - 1179
Number of pages2
JournalBMJ
Volume341
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2010

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