Evaluation of the effect of low (6 ml/kg) and high (12 ml/kg) tidal volume ventilation on inflammatory and oxidative stress biomarkers in the exhaled breath condensate (EBC) of ICU patients without lung injury.
Evaluation of the prognostic role of exhaled biomarkers in the subsequent outcome of mechanically ventilated patients (length of ICU hospitalization, subsequent development of ALI or ARDS and morbidity and mortality in the ICU).
18 Years and older (Adult, Senior)
May 29, 2009
October 25, 2013
Intensive Care Unit Department of University Hospital of Larissa Larissa, Thessaly, Greece
† Study has passed its completion date and status has not been verified in more than two years.