Critical care medicine at a new crossroads: the intersection of economics and ethics in the intensive care unit.
Viscosity versus composition in airway pathology.
Vertical gradient of regional lung inflation in adult respiratory distress syndrome.
Comparison of breathing comfort during weaning with two ventilatory modes.
Volume-pressure curve of the respiratory system predicts effects of PEEP in ARDS: "occlusion" versus "constant flow" technique.
Acoustic method to estimate the longitudinal area profile of endotracheal tubes.
Platelet-activating factor potentiates protamine-induced lung edema. Role of eicosanoids.
Liver-lung interactions during E. coli endotoxemia. TNF-alpha:leukotriene axis.
Intratracheal interferon-gamma augments pulmonary defenses in experimental legionellosis.
Respiratory reactions provoked by double-blind food challenges in children.
Increased airways responsiveness in mice depends on local challenge with antigen.
HLA class II alleles in isocyanate-induced asthma.
Effect of pilocarpine on propranolol-induced bronchoconstriction in asthma.
Changes in pulmonary function and cross-sectional area of trachea and bronchi in asthmatics following inhalation of procaterol hydrochloride and ipratropium bromide.
Inhaled beclomethasone dipropionate downregulates airway lymphocyte activation in atopic asthma.
Nedocromil sodium versus albuterol in the management of allergic asthma.
Respiratory responses to repeated prolonged exposure to 0.12 ppm ozone.
Outcome of wheeze in childhood. Symptoms and pulmonary function 25 years later.
Role of neutral endopeptidase and kininase II on substance P-induced increase in nasal obstruction in patients with allergic rhinitis.
Role of cysteinyl-leukotrienes and histamine in mediating intrinsic tone in isolated human bronchi.
Contractile effects of bradykinin on the isolated human small bronchus.
Effects of capsaicin on the airway responses to inhaled endotoxin in the guinea pig.
Interleukin-1 beta inhibits airway smooth muscle contraction via epithelium-dependent mechanism.
Furosemide and bumetanide, but not nedocromil sodium, modulate nonadrenergic relaxation in guinea pig trachea in vitro.
Effect of posture on upper airway dimensions in normal human.
Nasal CPAP: an objective evaluation of patient compliance.
Time course of right ventricular stroke volume and output in obstructive sleep apneas.
Pathogenesis of chronic persistent cough associated with gastroesophageal reflux.
The comparative effects of elastase-induced emphysema on costal and crural diaphragm and parasternal intercostal muscle contractility.
Effect of diet on urinary excretion of desmosine and hydroxylysyl pyridinoline.
Current smoking of elderly men reduces antioxidants in alveolar macrophages.
Calcitonin elevation in small cell lung cancer without ectopic production.
Effect of interstitial lung disease macrophages on T-cell signal transduction.
Immunohistochemical localization of transforming growth factor-beta 1 in the nonnecrotizing granulomas of pulmonary sarcoidosis.
Smoke and viral infection cause cilia loss detectable by bronchoalveolar lavage cytology and dynein ELISA.
Aerosol deposition in mechanically ventilated patients. Optimizing nebulizer delivery.
Smoke inhalation with a concurrent systemic stress results in lung alveolar injury.
Effect of age on the contraction of pulmonary venous sphincters in rats.
Anti-edema action of formoterol in rat trachea does not depend on capsaicin-sensitive sensory nerves.
Successful treatment of invasive pulmonary aspergillosis in chronic granulomatous disease with orally administered itraconazole suspension.
Bacteremic necrotizing pneumococcal pneumonia in children.
ARDS: clinical lessons from the oleic acid model of acute lung injury.
Capsaicin desensitization inhibits swallowing reflex in guinea pigs.
Current approaches to the diagnosis of active pulmonary tuberculosis.
Negative-impedance ventilation (NIV)