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*  Liquid breathing - Wikipedia
This is called partial liquid ventilation. The hope is that the liquid will help the transport of oxygen to parts of the lung ... the complex liquid-filled tube system required is a disadvantage compared to gas ventilation-the system must incorporate a ... arises from the high viscosity of the liquid and the corresponding reduction in its ability to remove CO2. All uses of liquid ... The influence of PLV on oxygenation, carbon dioxide removal and lung mechanics has been investigated in several animal studies ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liquid_breathing
*  Alveolar partial pressures of carbon dioxide and oxygen measured by a helium washout technique
Mechanical ventilation with positive end-expiratory pressure (PEEP); Extracorporeal life support (ECLS); Partial liquid ... to the ratio of arterial oxygen partial pressure to alveolar oxygen partial pressure measuring oxygen transfer across the lung ... Determination of alveolar and arterial pressures of carbon dioxide; Decreased in end-tidal oxygen partial pressure; Reduction ... Discusses techniques that can provide adequate oxygenation and carbon dioxide elimination in acute respiratory distress ...
  http://connection.ebscohost.com/c/articles/66036828/alveolar-partial-pressures-carbon-dioxide-oxygen-measured-by-helium-washout-technique
*  Chronic granulomatous disease | definition of chronic granulomatous disease by Medical dictionary
oxygen therapy is used as a supportive measure when there is decreased oxygenation of arterial blood. It can be administered to ... Improvement of Ventilation. It is obvious that measures to improve ventilation in the patient with CAL are of primary ... The lymph system drains all areas of the body to eliminate destroyed microorganisms and to assist the immune system in ... chronic obstructive lung disease (COLD) (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)) chronic airflow limitation. ...
  http://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/chronic+granulomatous+disease
*  OPEN-CIRCUIT LIQUID VENTILATOR - Patent application - open-circuit liquid ventilation system includes a reservoir containing a...
The simultaneous mechanical gas ventilation provides for the exchange of CO2 and oxygen in the lung. Effective ventilation of a ... inflammation in the lung; and (9) increasing pulmonary blood flow to an injured lung area creating better oxygenation. In ... LAV has been associated with a reduction in the number of, as well as the amount of, mediators released by pulmonary ... open-circuit liquid ventilation system. [0019]The open-circuit liquid ventilation system includes a pump between the reservoir ...
  http://www.patentsencyclopedia.com/app/20100012122
*  JoVE | Peer Reviewed Scientific Video Journal - Methods and Protocols
... lung cancer or lung volume reduction surgery). With ethics approval and informed consent, the surgeon takes what is needed for ... In this video we present a simulation of the technique we used in a case of CICV where oxygenation and ventilation were ... epithelia under conditions that more closely resemble their physiological setting than ordinary liquid culture systems. The ... Oxygen saturation was difficult to maintain, with saturations falling to 80%. In order to oxygenate and ventilate the patient, ...
  https://www.jove.com/visualize/abstract/23741370/human-neutrophil-elastase-degrades-splunc1-impairs-airway-epithelial
*  Patent US5429123 - Process control and apparatus for ventilation procedures with helium and ... - Google Patents
... proper oxygenation levels in a patient ventilated with a heliox ventilation system while minimizing lung compliance and lung ... Initial settings for the heliox ventilation system are then made such that the actual conditions which will initially occur ... In this process, desired ranges for certain process parameters associated with the heliox ventilation system are established. ... Thereafter, the heliox ventilation procedure is commenced. During the heliox ventilation procedure, conditions which relate to ...
  http://www.google.com/patents/US5429123?dq=5,870,513
*  JoVE | Peer Reviewed Scientific Video Journal - Methods and Protocols
... functional lung imaging, hypoxic pulmonary vasoconstriction, oxygen consumption, ventilation, magnetic resonance imaging ... The imaging system integrated an infrared camera, a CCD camera, a liquid crystal tunable filter and a high intensity fiber ... report the development of a dual-mode imaging system for non-invasive and non-contact imaging of cutaneous tissue oxygenation ... Regions with cancer cells exhibited a marked reduction in the diffusion coefficients and in the maximal anisotropy index as ...
  https://www.jove.com/visualize/abstract/25822506/laplacian-estrada-normalized-laplacian-estrada-indices-evolving
*  o | definition of -o by Medical dictionary
The result is a loss of lung compliance and reduction of the transport of oxygen across the alveolar membrane.. The danger of ... liquid oxygen oxygen in liquid form, a common storage form of oxygen; one liter of liquid oxygen will produce 860 liters of gas ... disrupt the oxygen distribution system of the body. Such disruption occurs also in various illnesses, such as anemia and ... it may be necessary to administer the oxygen by assisted or controlled ventilation.. The delivery of appropriate and effective ...
  https://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/-o
*  Oxygen therapy | definition of oxygen therapy by Medical dictionary
... oxygen therapy explanation free. What is oxygen therapy? Meaning of oxygen therapy medical term. What does oxygen therapy mean? ... Looking for online definition of oxygen therapy in the Medical Dictionary? ... The result is a loss of lung compliance and reduction of the transport of oxygen across the alveolar membrane.. The danger of ... liquid oxygen oxygen in liquid form, a common storage form of oxygen; one liter of liquid oxygen will produce 860 liters of gas ...
  http://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/oxygen+therapy
*  Dioxygen | definition of Dioxygen by Medical dictionary
The result is a loss of lung compliance and reduction of the transport of oxygen across the alveolar membrane.. The danger of ... liquid oxygen oxygen in liquid form, a common storage form of oxygen; one liter of liquid oxygen will produce 860 liters of gas ... The respiratory system captures oxygen from the atmosphere and passes it to the blood by means of which it is conveyed to all ... it may be necessary to administer the oxygen by assisted or controlled ventilation.. The delivery of appropriate and effective ...
  https://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/Dioxygen
*  JoVE | Peer Reviewed Scientific Video Journal - Methods and Protocols
In this video we present a simulation of the technique we used in a case of CICV where oxygenation and ventilation were ... Here, we consider the zebrafish embryo as a useful in vivo system to perform such studies and present a protocol to measure in ... We show that it is possible to use this procedure to measure lung mechanics in individual mice over a time course of at least ... Oxygen saturation was difficult to maintain, with saturations falling to 80%. In order to oxygenate and ventilate the patient, ...
  https://www.jove.com/visualize/abstract/24614616/strain-modulations-as-mechanism-to-reduce-stress-relaxation-laryngeal
*  DailyMed - CUROSURF- poractant alfa suspension
5.1 Acute Changes in Oxygenation and Lung Compliance 5.2 Administration-Related Adverse Reactions 6 ADVERSE REACTIONS 6.1 ... Endogenous pulmonary surfactant reduces surface tension at the air-liquid interface of the alveoli during ventilation and ... Acute Changes in Lung Compliance: Frequently assess need to modify oxygen and ventilatory support to respiratory changes (5.1) ... In vitro - CUROSURF lowers minimum surface tension to ≤ 4mN/m as measured by the Wilhelmy Balance System. ...
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*  Chronic | definition of Chronic by Medical dictionary
oxygen therapy is used as a supportive measure when there is decreased oxygenation of arterial blood. It can be administered to ... Improvement of Ventilation. It is obvious that measures to improve ventilation in the patient with CAL are of primary ... chronic obstructive lung disease (COLD) (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)) chronic airflow limitation. ... Symptoms related to disturbances of the respiratory and circulatory systems and acid-base balance may appear as these ...
  http://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/Chronic
*  Ventilator-induced lung injury is aggravated by antibiotic mediated microbiota depletion in mice | Critical Care | Full Text
Differences in lung function, oxygenation index, pulmonary vascular leakage, macroscopic assessment of lung injury, and ... VILI was induced 3 days after completing the antibiotic treatment protocol, by high tidal volume (HTV) ventilation (34 ml/kg; ... increased oxygenation index, decreased pulmonary compliance, enhanced macroscopic lung injury, and increased cytokine/chemokine ... levels in lung homogenates. Depletion of the microbiota by broad-spectrum antibiotics prior to HTV ventilation renders mice ...
  https://ccforum.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13054-018-2213-8
*  Aerosol Gene Transfer With Inducible Nitric Oxide Synthase Reduces Hypoxic Pulmonary Hypertension and Pulmonary Vascular...
During room air ventilation, exhaled air was collected in an impermeable 500-mL plastic bag. NO levels in exhaled air and room ... Distribution of NOS in normoxic vs hypoxic rat lung: upregulation of NOS by chronic hypoxia. Am J Physiol. 1994;267:L667-L678. ... DNA Cloning: A Practical Approach: Mammalian Systems. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press; 1995:285-307. ... inhaled NO is an effective therapy compared with extracorporal membrane oxygenation.25 26 27 The short duration of action of ...
  http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/102/23/2880
*  Patent US6155976 - Reciprocating movement platform for shifting subject to and fro in headwards ... - Google Patents
The monitor may also be employed as a trigger for assisting or supporting ventilation and cardiac/cardiopulmonary support. ... The platform may also be oscillated to assist or support ventilation and/or for cardiopulmonary/cardiac support of the subject ... This improves ventilation to perfusion ratios in the lung which consequently improves arterial oxygenation. In terms of ... torso or a pneumotachograph air flow sensor located at the airway and mounted on one end of a bias air or oxygen flow system. ...
  http://www.google.com/patents/US6155976?dq=7,157,879
*  Protocols and Video Articles Authored by Richard Bowtell
To evaluate the use of spin-tagging in conjunction with hyperpolarized gas imaging for monitoring lung ventilation and gas ... reduction in the RMS amplitude (and a 31% reduction in the range) of the gradient artefact generated during the execution of a ... It is shown that in the case of a two-spin system, the signal measured in an average structure measurement is related to the ... The first technique, fMRI adaptation, relies on the observation that the blood oxygen level-dependent (BOLD) response in a ...
  https://www.jove.com/author/Richard_Bowtell
*  Inhaled activated protein C protects mice from ventilator-induced lung injury | Critical Care | Full Text
We found that inhaled APC was associated with improved lung function and oxygenation, in addition to a reduction in lung ... The right lung was snap-frozen in liquid nitrogen. The left lung was placed in 10% formalin for 24 hours and subsequently in 70 ... in reference to actin in mouse whole lung lysates following ventilation with tidal volume of 25 mL/Kg. ERK activation in lung ... Lung mechanics. Total respiratory system impedance Zp was measured throughout a range of frequencies applied to the airway ...
  https://ccforum.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/cc8976
*  Research Projects | Anesthesiology, University of Colorado, School of Medicine | University of Colorado Denver
... and tolerability of oral liquid Oxymorphone HCl Immediate-release Oral Liquid for acute postoperative pain in pediatric ... Patients who qualify (liver, lung, or pelvic metastatic lesions measured as ,2 cm, but ,8 cm) and consent to MRI, will undergo ... Title: Impact of prophylactic high flow nasal oxygen in post-operative thoracic surgical patients. ​Description:​ ... Title: Preoperative gabapentin for reduction of post-tonsillectomy pain in children 5-16 years of age Research Interests: ...
  http://www.ucdenver.edu/academics/colleges/medicalschool/departments/Anesthesiology/Research/Research%20Projects/Pages/default.aspx
*  Surg 102 Chapter 24 (B&K)--Part 2 Flashcards by Joseph Clayborne | Brainscape
1. oxygen analyzers. 2. oxygen pressure interlock system (to shut off the flow). 3. end-tidal carbon dioxide monitor. 4. ... 1. provides for optimal ventilation. 2. allows for selective lung deflation for thoracic procedures. 3. provides access to deep ... 3. reduction in the respiratory rate before reduction in the tidal volume. 4. production of bronchoconstriction or rigidity of ... Anesthetic gas or vapor of a volatile liquid is inhaled through a _____ attached to the anesthesia machine by breathing tubes. ...
  https://www.brainscape.com/flashcards/surg-102-chapter-24-b-amp-k-part-2-45425/packs/254154
*  JoVE | Peer Reviewed Scientific Video Journal - Methods and Protocols
In this video we present a simulation of the technique we used in a case of CICV where oxygenation and ventilation were ... We developed a system whereby the endogenous BRCA1 protein in a cell was acutely depleted by RNAi targeting the 3'-UTR of the ... Oxygen saturation was difficult to maintain, with saturations falling to 80%. In order to oxygenate and ventilate the patient, ... The protocols were automated with the use of a liquid handling robot but can also be performed manually without specialized ...
  https://www.jove.com/visualize/abstract/23825611/screening-for-coding-variants-fto-sh2b1-genes-chinese-patients-with
*  Pleurodesis with pseudomonas aeruginosa-mannose-sensitive hemagglutinin for pneumothorax secondary to COPD: a retrospective...
Furthermore, patients with this condition could suffer from pneumonia and respiratory failure after lung volume reduction ... showed a lot of free gas in the pleural space and bullae in the left side of the lung. General support, including oxygenation ... The PAMSHA used was from the Beijing Wanter Biopharmaceutical Company Ltd (Beijing, China). It was in liquid form and packaged ... Abbreviations: FEV1 Forced expiratory volume in one second, MVV maximal voluntary ventilation, VC vital capacity ...
  https://rd.springer.com/article/10.1186/s40749-017-0021-1
*  Pediatrics Digest | Pediatrics Digest Summary | Pediatrics
It is unknown whether a publicly funded system's ability to provide timely pediatric surgical care is related to SES. In 39 327 ... The costs of operating an MET can plausibly be recouped with a modest reduction in critical deterioration events. Hospitals ... Although these children often experience nocturnal oxygen desaturation, it is unclear whether they are more likely to have OSAS ... There is growing support for adopting the milliliter as the standard unit for liquid medication instruction; teaspoon and ...
  http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/134/2/D1
*  US5582574A - Hyperbaric incubation method - Google Patents
... are able to deliver oxygen to the blood of an enclosed premature neonate by means of directly diffusing molecular oxygen ... Means are included for protecting the eyes of the neonate and for performing physiological ventilation of the lungs thereof. ... The provision of normal tissue oxygen tensions facilitates the neurological development of the infant, thereby enhancing its ... which facilitates the transcutaneous delivery of oxygen to the blood. ...
  https://patents.google.com/patent/US5582574?oq=flatulence
*  Drowning - Wikipedia
Suctioning of pulmonary oedema fluid should be balanced against the need for oxygenation. The target of ventilation is to ... asphyxia caused by a liquid Drowning is defined as respiratory impairment from being in or under a liquid. It is further ... The brain cannot survive long without oxygen and the continued lack of oxygen in the blood combined with the cardiac arrest ... which causes pulmonary oedema and decreased lung compliance which compromises oxygenation in affected parts of the lungs. This ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Drowning