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Relationship between ventilator-associated pneumonia and intramucosal gastric pHi: a case-control study.

Authors
  • Hernández, C
  • el-Ebiary, M
  • Gonzalez, J
  • de la Bellacasa, J P
  • Montón, C
  • Torres, A
Type
Published Article
Journal
Journal of Critical Care
Publisher
Elsevier
Publication Date
Sep 01, 1996
Volume
11
Issue
3
Pages
122–128
Identifiers
PMID: 8891963
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Most patients with nosocomial pneumonia had no associated intramucosal gastric acidosis. However, low pHi was associated with increased mortality.

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