The Love Syndrome (1979) - adult respiratory distress syndrom


adult respiratory distress syndrom - The Love Syndrome (1979)

Adult respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), also called acute respiratory distress syndrome, is a type of lung (pulmonary) failure that may result from any disease that causes large amounts of fluid to collect in the lungs. Also known as Acute Lung Injury, ARDS, Noncardiac Pulmonary Edema Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) is a serious lung condition that causes low blood oxygen. People who develop ARDS are usually ill due to another disease or a major injury. In ARDS, fluid builds up inside the tiny air sacs of the lungs, and surfactant breaks down.