Effective Pulmonary Capillary Pressure in Pulmonary Edema

  • F. Grimbert
Conference paper
Part of the Update in Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine book series (UICM, volume 1)


It is generally accepted that the first stage of the adult respiratory distress syndrome includes an increased permeability pulmonary edema [11, 14].


Capillary Pressure Pulmonary Capillary Wedge Pressure Pressure Transient Colloid Osmotic Pressure Hydrostatic Pressure Gradient 
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