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injury

Law a violation or infringement of another person's rights that causes him harm and is actionable at law

injury

[′in·jə·rē]
(medicine)
A structural or functional stress or trauma that induces a pathologic process.
Damage resulting from the stress.
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Key Words: acute respiratory distress syndrome, acute lung injury, inflammatory mediators, ventilation
Proinflammatory activity of anti-IL-8 autoantibody:IL-8 complexes in alveolar edema fluid from patients with acute lung injury.
Acute lung injury using oleic acid in the laboratory rat: establishment of a working model and evidence against free radicals in the acute phase.
Bone marrow-derived mononuclear cell therapy in experimental pulmonary and extrapulmonary acute lung injury.
Protective effects of prostaglandin E1 on acute lung injury of caerulein-induced acute pancreatitis in rats.
The recognition that excessive chronic alcohol ingestion has such a dramatic and independent effect on the risk of acute lung injury prompted a search for the underlying mechanisms.
Mining the acute respiratory distress syndrome proteome: Identification of the insulin-like growth factor (IGF)/IGF-binding protein-3 pathway in acute lung injury.
For example, the therapeutic administration of N-acetylcysteine to rats after induction of acute lung injury partially attenuated oxidative stress and defects in lung structure (Choi et al.
Transfusion-related acute lung injury associated with passive transfer of antileukocyte antibodies.
Leading complications due to perioperative blood transfusion in patients undergoing surgical interventions are hemolytic and allergic reactions, transfusion-associated acute lung injury, transfusion-associated circulatory overload, graft- versus-host disease and infection.
The mechanism of barotrauma and volutrauma has been described since the 70s in patients with acute lung injury and acute respiratory distress syndrome receiving high tidal volume ventilation (1) (10-15 ml/kg ideal body weight).

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