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  • Condition: Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2-Induced Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
  • Journal: Critical care medicine
  • Treatment Used: Almitrine Infusion
  • Number of Patients: 169
  • Published —
This study evaluated the effectiveness of almitrine (respiratory stimulant) infusion in patients with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2-induced acute respiratory distress syndrome (a pandemic infection caused by a coronavirus).
  • Condition: Pulmonary Embolism
  • Journal: The American journal of cardiology
  • Treatment Used: Thrombolytic Therapy
  • Number of Patients: 6915
  • Published —
This tested the safety and efficacy of using thrombolytic therapy to treat patients with pulmonary embolism.
  • Condition: Acute Cor Pulmonale from Saddle Pulmonary Embolism in Patient with Previous COVID-19
  • Journal: International journal of infectious diseases : IJID : official publication of the International Society for Infectious Diseases
  • Treatment Used: Prophylactic Anticoagulation
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This case report describes a 52-year old woman diagnosed with a massive saddle pulmonary embolism (clot) after COVID-19 treated with thrombolysis.
  • Condition: Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
  • Journal: Intensive care medicine
  • Treatment Used: Ultra-Low Tidal Volume Ventilation with Extracorporeal Circulation
  • Number of Patients: 35
  • Published —
This study tested the safety and efficacy of using an ultra-low tidal volume ventilation with extracorporeal circulation to treat patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome.
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