Are Triathletes Really Dying of Heart Attacks?
But it's also possible it just looked like a heart attack, but was actually rooted in pulmonary edema—fluid accumulation in the lungs that can prove lethal if unchecked, says Melissa Bates, assistant professor of physiology at the University of Iowa ...
Outside Magazine - Sun, 02 Nov 2014 13:22

LB Ware, JW Lee, N. Wickersham, J. Nguyen, MA Matthay, CS Calfee
Although recipients of donor lungs from smokers have worse clinical outcomes, the underlying mechanisms are unknown. We tested the association between donor smoking and the degree of pulmonary edema (as estimated by lung weight), the rate of ...
Medscape - Mon, 17 Nov 2014 21:03



Endurance athletes at higher risk life threatening swimming-induced pulmonary ...
Dr David MacIver, lead author, said that swimming-induced pulmonary edema is a well-documented but relatively rare condition that may be misdiagnosed. If an accurate diagnosis and appropriate advice are not given individuals are at increased risk of ...
Zee News - Sun, 02 Nov 2014 03:26

Decision Support Tool for Differential Diagnosis of Acute Respiratory Distress ...
IntroductionWe recently presented a prediction score providing decision support with the often-challenging early differential diagnosis of acute lung injury (ALI) vs cardiogenic pulmonary edema (CPE). To facilitate clinical adoption, our objective was ...
7thSpace Interactive (press release) - Fri, 28 Nov 2014 17:18



EDDIE SEAGLE: Holiday decorations can be dangerous for pets
Such chewing can cause pulmonary edema (fluid in the lungs) which can be fatal. ##Always avoid decorating your tree with edible or glass holiday ornaments because your pet may knock over the tree trying to get to one, or injure itself trying to play ...
The Albany Herald - Wed, 26 Nov 2014 05:41



Geneseo student's death tied to lethal drug combination
The death of SUNY Geneseo sophomore Alex Davis in May was caused by pulmonary edema, or the buildup of fluid in the lungs, brought about by the “combined effects of cocaine and fentanyl,” Geneseo Police Chief Eric Osganian, citing a report from the ...
The Daily News Online - Wed, 26 Nov 2014 21:03

Drug mix was factor in death of Victor grad Alex Davis
Greece Post - Wed, 26 Nov 2014 07:06

Cocaine was factor in death of Victor grad Alex Davis
Irondequoit Post - Wed, 26 Nov 2014 06:37

Exclusive Chicago Fire Sneak Peek: Who Wants Mills Dead?!
In this exclusive sneak peek from Tuesday's episode (10/9c, NBC), Mills (Charlie Barnett) gets a visit from an irate father whose son died of pulmonary edema under Mills' care. Twisted Christmas: The darker side of the holiday. "All I know is he went ...
Wicked Local Manchester - Tue, 25 Nov 2014 11:25

Intravenous Leiomyomatosis
... episodic hemoptysis, and bilateral lower extremity edema. On imaging, she had bilateral, lower-extremity, deep venous thrombosis and bilateral pulmonary emboli. She was also found to have pelvic lymphadenopathy, masses in the uterine resection bed, ...
Medscape - Thu, 27 Nov 2014 21:03


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