Search Tag: American Thoracic Society

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Big Data and hidden subtypes of sepsis

2019 30 May

Results of a study conducted by the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine suggests that sepsis is not one condition, but many conditions that could benefit from different treatments. The findings are published in JAMA and were presented at the American Thoracic Society's Annual Meeting.   Sepsis is the number one killer of hospitalised patients... Read more

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American Thoracic Society (ATS) Conference 2020

2020 15 May

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American Thoracic Society (ATS) Conference 2019

2019 17 May

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American Thoracic Society 2018

2018 18 May

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Mechanical Ventilation Linked to Long-Term Disability

2015 24 May

Prolonged mechanical ventilation poses a significant impact on the long-term well-being of patients. In a study of critically ill patients who had been mechanically ventilated for more than seven days, researchers found that the subjects were at greater risk for functional impairment and mortality at one year following discharge from the intensive care... Read more