ALI and ARDS: Challenges and Advances, An Issue of Critical Care Clinics


  • Lena Napolitano, MD
  • Krishnan Raghavendran, MD

This issue of Critical Care Clinics will focus on Severe Acute Respiratory DIstress Syndrome and dealing with it in the ICU. Topics will include: Challenges and Successes in ARDS Research;Mechanical ventilation with Lung Protective Strategies: What works?; Gene therapy for ALI/ARDS;High Frequency Oscillatory Ventilation in ALI/ARDS;Prone positioning therapy in ARDS;Recovery and Long-term outcome in ARDS; and Experimental models and emergeing hypotheses for ALI and ARDS
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Book information

  • Published: July 2011
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4557-1037-9