Published in Hematology Week, September 11th, 2006
Study 1: Inducible nitric oxide synthase may be partially involved in the pathogenesis of acute lung injury induced in an ovine sepsis model by smoke inhalation followed by bacterial instillation in the airway.
According to a study from the United States, "Excessive NO has been shown to play a major role in the pathogenesis of multiple organ dysfunctions in septic condition. Burn injury, especially if it is associated with smoke inhalation, is often complicated by subsequent development of pneumonia or sepsis that determines the outcome."
Want to see the full article?
Welcome to NewsRx!
Learn more about a six-week, no-risk free trial of Hematology Week
NewsRx also is available at LexisNexis, Gale, ProQuest, Factiva, Dialog, Thomson Reuters, NewsEdge, and Dow Jones.