Comparison of SpO2/FiO2 and PaO2/FiO2 ratios as markers of acute lung injury

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Dewi Shandi Laila; Chairul Yoel; Hakimi Hakimi; Munar Lubis;
  • Publisher: Indonesian Pediatric Society Publishing House
  • Journal: Paediatrica Indonesiana (issn: 0030-9311, eissn: 2338-476X)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.14238/pi57.1.2017.30-4
  • Subject: P/F ratio | R | children | S/F ratio | RJ1-570 | Pediatrics | Medicine | acute lung injury
    mesheuropmc: respiratory system | respiratory tract diseases

Background One of the diagnostic criteria for acute lung injury (ALI) is the PaO2/FiO2 (P/F) ratio. This measurement is obtained by blood gas analysis, which involves an invasive procedure (arterial blood draw). In order to reduce invasive procedures on critically ill p... View more
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