A previously healthy 45-year-old male with respiratory insufficiency caused by H1N1 pneumonitis

J. Alsma*, R. N. van Rossem, L. C. Smeets, I. A. Meynaar

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Abstract

We present the case of a previous healthy patient who suffered from severe respiratory insufficiency based on an H1N1v pneumonitis. He was admitted to ICU, intubated and mechanically ventilated. Eventually the patient recovered. Three months after discharge he was still suffering from restrictive lung disease.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)338-342
Number of pages5
JournalNetherlands Journal of Critical Care
Volume14
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2010

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