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Ventilator-Induced Lung Injury: Mechanisms and Future Therapeutic Interventions

By Maria A. Hegeman, Marcus J. Schultz, Adrianus J. van Vught and Cobi J. Heijnen

Submitted: February 1st 2011Reviewed: July 12th 2011Published: February 3rd 2012

DOI: 10.5772/25801

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Maria A. Hegeman, Marcus J. Schultz, Adrianus J. van Vught and Cobi J. Heijnen (February 3rd 2012). Ventilator-Induced Lung Injury: Mechanisms and Future Therapeutic Interventions, Front Lines of Thoracic Surgery Stefano Nazari, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/25801. Available from:

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