H1N1 influenza patient saved by ECMO technique in Mekong delta

H1N1 influenza patient saved by ECMO technique in Mekong delta

The General Hospital in the Mekong delta province of Soc Trang yesterday announced physicians have saved a H1N1 influenza man by using extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO), a therapeutic option for severe acute respiratory distress (ARDS).