Oxygen toxicity in acute care settings.

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Summary of "Oxygen toxicity in acute care settings."

Oxygen therapy is widespread in acute care settings as adequate oxygen supplementation is essential in case of hypoxemia. Excessive oxygen supplementation has several unrecognized deleterious effects. This article reviews the deleterious effects of hyperoxemia and sums up the actual recommendations for safe oxygen supplementation.


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Name: Revue medicale suisse
ISSN: 1660-9379
Pages: 202-205


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