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The Endothelial Glycocalyx and One-Lung Ventilation Induced Lung Injury—New Focus

Hong Yin , Ru-Rong Wang , Rui Xia
Department of Anesthesiology, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu, China, Department of Anesthesiology, the First Affiliated Hospital of Yangtze University, Jingzhou, China
J Anesth Perioper Med 2016; 3(3): 142- 146 . Published on May 23, 2016 . doi:10.24015/JAPM.2016.0019
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Currently, one-lung ventilation-induced lung injury is increasingly concerned. Low tidal volume ventilation and PEEP are recommended as important lung protective measures. In addition, avoid inhalation of high concentrations of oxygen and limit the amount of liquid can prevent the occurrence of lung injury. Whether these measures can reduce the shedding and destruction of pulmonary vascular endothelial glycocalyx? Currently, it is still no definitive answer.

 

 

Citation: Hong Yin, Ru-Rong Wang, Rui Xia. The endothelial glycocalyx and one-lung ventilation induced lung injury—new focus.  J Anesth Perioper Med 2016; 3: 142-146. doi: 10.24015/JAPM.2016.0019

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