Rethinking antioxidants in the intensive care unit

Manu Jain, Navdeep S. Chandel*

*Corresponding author for this work

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articlepeer-review

20 Scopus citations

Abstract

Recently there was yet another clinical trial using antioxidants that failed in patients with critical illness. In this perspective, we suggest that antioxidants likely interfere with the normal immune response, thus contributing to the lack of efficacy in patients with critical illness.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1283-1285
Number of pages3
JournalAmerican journal of respiratory and critical care medicine
Volume188
Issue number11
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 1 2013

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
  • Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine

Fingerprint

Dive into the research topics of 'Rethinking antioxidants in the intensive care unit'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this