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ARDS and the Flu: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, how a bout with the flu turned into a life or death struggle with ARDS, or acute respiratory distress syndrome. To listen, click the link below. ARDS and Flu

Created by Joel Streed

Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome: Study IDs Surgical Patients at Risk of Dangerous Lung Disorder

Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome: Study IDs Surgical Patients at Risk of Dangerous Lung Disorder

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Acute respiratory distress syndrome is a leading cause of respiratory failure after surgery. Patients who develop the lung disorder postoperatively are at higher risk of dying in the hospital, and those who survive the syndrome may still bear its physical effects  years later.  A Mayo Clinic-led study [...]

Created by Sharon Theimer

ARDS: A Potentially Deadly Complication Of Influenza (pkg)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=khK7YfzSDk4 This is a story of beating the odds. It’s about a man who developed a potentially deadly complication of influenza called acute respiratory distress syndrome, or ARDS. He ended up in a medically induced coma on a respirator in an intensive care unit – a situation from which many [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

O07 ARDS Extra Broll (1:43)

O07 ARDS Extra Broll (1:43)

Created by Andy Shilts

O07 ARDS PKG (2:32)

O07 ARDS PKG (2:32), Mayo Clinic doctors say its very important to get flu shots. Not just because they protect you against influenza, but also because if you do get sick with the flu, the vaccine reduces your chances of developing a potentially deadly complication called Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome [...]

Created by Andy Shilts