Predictors and outcome of patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome caused by miliary tuberculosis: a retrospective study in Chongqing, China Full Text
BMC Infectious Diseases, 05/21/2012
Deng W et al. – Accurate diagnosis, early initiation of anti–tuberculosis therapy and mechanical ventilation are important for the outcome of patients with ARDS caused by miliary TB. DM, ALT, AST, D–dimer, hemoglobin, and albumin are independent predictors of ARDS development in patients with miliary TB.