Positive end-expiratory pressure enhances development of a functional residual capacity in preterm rabbits ventilated from birth
Melissa L Siew, Arjan B te Pas, Megan J Wallace, Marcus J Kitchen, Robert A Lewis, Andreas Fouras, Colin J Morley, Peter G Davis, Naoto Yagi, Kentaro Uesugi, Stuart B Hooper
Journal of Applied Physiology | AMER PHYSIOLOGICAL SOC | Published : 2009
Awarded by SPring-8 synchrotron facility (Japan)
This research was supported by the Australian Research Council and the Australian National Health and Medical Research Council. We acknowledge financial support from the Access to Major Research Facilities Programme, which is a component of the International Science Linkages Programme established under the Australian Government's innovation statement, "Backing Australia's Ability." The authors also gratefully acknowledge the support provided by the SPring-8 synchrotron facility (Japan), which was granted by the SPring-8 Program Review Committee (proposal nos. 2006B0002, 2007A0002). A. B. te Pas is a recipient of a Ter Meulen Fund grant for working visits, Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences, The Netherlands. M. J. Kitchen is a recipient of an Australian Research Council Post-Doctoral Fellowship.