Issue: July-September 2015
| Vol 10 | Issue 3
Postperfusion lung syndrome: Respiratory mechanics, respiratory indices and biomarkers
Postperfusion lung syndrome is rare but lethal. Secondary inflammatory response was the popularly accepted theory for the underlying etiology. Respiratory index (RI) and arterial oxygen tension/fracti...
Auscultation of the lung is an important part of the respiratory examination and is helpful in diagnosing various respiratory disorders. Auscultation assesses airflow through the trachea-bronchial tre...