Published in Hospital and Nursing Home Week, September 30th, 2004
According to a study from Germany, "Nitric oxide synthase (NOS) inhibitors are considered promising as a therapeutic option in severe septic shock. The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of N-omega-nitro-L-arginine methyl ester (L-NAME) application on neutrophil (PMN) respiratory burst, phagocytosis, and elimination of Escherichia coli from blood and tissue in rabbits. Twenty-eight female chinchilla rabbits were randomized to a treatment and control group."
"To quantify the...
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