Heparin binding protein in patients with acute respiratory failure treated with granulocyte colony-stimulating factor (filgrastim) - a prospective, placebo-controlled, double-blind study

Kirsi-Maija Kaukonen, Heiko Herwald, Lennart Lindbom, Ville Yrjo Olavi Pettila

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Filgrastim treatment is associated with increased circulating HBP levels compared to placebo, but the absolute neutrophil count or the degree of oxygenation failure did not correlate with the observed plasma HBP ?concentrations.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1 - 6
Number of pages6
JournalBMC Infectious Diseases
Issue number1 (Art. ID: 51)
Publication statusPublished - 2013

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