This randomized clinical trial explores the use of aspirin vs placebo as an early intervention for preventing acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) in at-risk patients presenting to the emergency department.
This cluster randomized trial found that among children undergoing mechanical ventilation for acute respiratory failure, use of a nurse-implemented, goal-directed sedation protocol did not reduce the duration of mechanical ventilation compared with usual care.
This cohort study reports the incidence of and outcomes for patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome treated in intensive care units in 50 countries in 2014.
This meta-analysis summarizes the comparative effects of mortality and BPD ventilation strategies delivered within 24 hours of birth to neonates younger than 33 weeks’ gestational age who had not been intubated.
To determine whether statin therapy can decrease day-28 mortality in patients with VAP, Papazian
and coauthors conducted a randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind, parallel-group, multicenter
trial in 26 intensive care units in France from January 2010 to March 2013.