Acute respiratory distress syndrome ARDS is a type of respiratory failure characterized by rapid onset of widespread inflammation in the lungs.
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The diagnosis of ARDS requires all these features. Click here for patient related inquiries. Daily interruption of sedative infusions in critically ill patients undergoing mechanical ventilation. Intensive Care Med.
Skip to main content. Acute respiratory distress syndrome: a historical perspective. Early data indicate that increased fluid administration is correlated with worse outcome in ARDS, whereas negative fluid balance was associated with better outcome [ 50 ].