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Ventilator-Induced Lung Injury

"Ventilator-Induced Lung Injury" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Lung damage that is caused by the adverse effects of PULMONARY VENTILATOR usage. The high frequency and tidal volumes produced by a mechanical ventilator can cause alveolar disruption and PULMONARY EDEMA.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Ventilator-Induced Lung Injury" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Ventilator-Induced Lung Injury" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 57 publications over 10 distinct years, with a maximum of 9 publications in 2016
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.