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Mechanical Ventilation in the Emergency Department: A Call to Action in a Resource-constrained Era
Article first published online: 12 JUN 2013
© 2013 by the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine
Academic Emergency Medicine
Volume 20, Issue 7, pages 746–748, July 2013
How to Cite
Manoach, S. (2013), Mechanical Ventilation in the Emergency Department: A Call to Action in a Resource-constrained Era. Academic Emergency Medicine, 20: 746–748. doi: 10.1111/acem.12156
Fuller et al. conducted their study before new consensus definitions of mild, moderate, and severe acute respiratory syndrome (ARDS) replaced the terms ALI and ARDS for pO2/FiO2 ratios 200–300, 100–200, and <100, respectively. This editorial maintains the authors’ use of the prior terminology.
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