Affiliation: University of Milan
- Pressure-guided positioning of bicaval dual-lumen catheters for venovenous extracorporeal gas exchangeThomas Langer
US Army Institute of Surgical Research, 3400 Rawley E Chamber Avenue, Fort Sam Houston, San Antonio, TX 78234 6315, USA
Intensive Care Med 39:151-4. 2013..The insertion of these catheters is challenging as their correct positioning is fundamental to reduce recirculation and avoid severe complications. We describe here a new technique for the positioning of bicaval dual-lumen catheters...
- Extracorporeal gas exchange and spontaneous breathing for the treatment of acute respiratory distress syndrome: an alternative to mechanical ventilation?*Thomas Langer
1Comprehensive Intensive Care Research Task Area, United States Army Institute of Surgical Research, Fort Sam Houston, San Antonio, TX 2Dipartimento di Fisiopatologia Medico Chirurgica e dei Trapianti, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy 3National Research Council, National Academies, Washington, DC 4School of Medicine, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy 5Department of Surgery, San Antonio Military Medical Center, San Antonio, TX 6Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD 7Dipartimento di Anestesia, Rianimazione Intensiva e Sub intensiva e Terapia del Dolore, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico di Milano, Milan, Italy
Crit Care Med 42:e211-20. 2014....
- Noninvasive carbon dioxide monitoring in a porcine model of acute lung injury due to smoke inhalation and burnsSlava Belenkiy
U S Army Institute of Surgical Research, Fort Sam Houston, Texas, USA
Shock 39:495-500. 2013..Under unstable conditions, reevaluation of patient status and increased caution in the interpretation of results are required...