Low-flow extracorporeal carbon dioxide removal using the Hemolung Respiratory Dialysis System® to facilitate lung-protective mechanical ventilation in acute respiratory distress syndrome

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In this case report, Dr. Bindu Akkanti, et al. utilize the Hemolung RAS to provide supplemental CO2 removal and permit lung-protective ventilator settings to be established in an ARDS patient with hypercapnia refractory to IMV. This report was published in the February 2017 issue of The Journal of ExtraCorporeal Technology.

Link to full text article: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5474890/