- Nitrite therapy after cardiac arrest reduces reactive oxygen species generation, improves cardiac and neurological function, and enhances survival via reversible inhibition of mitochondrial complex ICameron Dezfulian
Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, and Cerebral Vascular Disease Research Center, Department of Neurology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
Circulation 120:897-905. 2009..We hypothesized that nitrite therapy may improve outcomes after the unique global ischemia/reperfusion insult of cardiopulmonary arrest...
- Use of UV powder for surveillance to improve environmental cleaningL Silvia Munoz-Price
University of Miami, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 32:283-5. 2011..We found a baseline cleaning rate of 41.8% that increased up to 80% (P < .001) after the institution of weekly electronic feedback (unit rates and rankings) to environmental services, hospital leadership, and unit administrators...
- Nitrite therapy is neuroprotective and safe in cardiac arrest survivorsCameron Dezfulian
Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Leonard M Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
Nitric Oxide 26:241-50. 2012..Nitrite thus appears safe and effective for clinical translation as a promising therapy against cardiac arrest mediated heart and brain injury...