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Title: Recently published papers: Therapies failed, disputed, and beneficent
Authors: Williams, Gareth
First Published: 18-Jun-2007
Publisher: BioMed Central, Critical Care Canada Forum (CCCF), International Symposium on Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine (ISICEM)
Citation: Critical Care 2007 11:143
Abstract: A recent meta-analysis puts another nail in the coffin of a therapy that held great promise for management of acute respiratory distress syndrome. Two papers further highlight the growing controversy surrounding the safety profile of drotrecogin alfa (activated) and increase the clamour for a new independent trial. Also covered are steroids and their role in preventing postoperative atrial fibrillation, and success in instituting hypothermia after cardiac arrest. Finally, which form of renal replacement therapy should we be using in the intensive care unit?
DOI Link: 10.1186/cc5931
ISSN: 1364-8535
eISSN: 1466-609X
Version: Publisher Version
Status: Peer-reviewed
Type: Journal Article
Rights: Creative Commons Attribution License 4.0 CC BY 4.0
Appears in Collections:Published Articles, College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology

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