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The Scientific World Journal
Volume 2014, Article ID 852356, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/852356
Review Article

PEEP Role in ICU and Operating Room: From Pathophysiology to Clinical Practice

1Department of Neurosciences and Reproductive and Odontostomatological Sciences, University of Naples “Federico II,” 80100 Naples, Italy
2Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
3Department of Critical Care Medicine, “Città della Salute e della Scienza” Hospital, 10121 Turin, Italy
4Department of Surgical Sciences and Integrated Diagnostics, University of Genoa, 16132 Genoa, Italy

Received 5 October 2013; Accepted 24 December 2013; Published 14 January 2014

Academic Editors: M. Elbarbary, L. M. Gillman, A. E. Papalois, and A. Shiloh

Copyright © 2014 M. Vargas et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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