A 40-year-old male recently completed a cruise vacation. He presents with severe bilateral pneumonia. He was placed on mechanical ventilation after a positive H1N1 diagnosis. Is ARDS caused by inflammation? What are the differences between pulmonary hypertension vs ARDS? The Forced Expiratory Lung Volume (FEV1) and the Forced Vital Capacity (FVC) are important factors in pulmonary conditions. What does it mean when the values are increased and decreased? What is Fickes Law?
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