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The Importance of Protocol-Directed Patient Management for Research on Lung-Protective Ventilation

WithAlan H. Morris

Nothing in this chapter should be interpreted as a condemnation of clini-

cians or clinical practice. I have unlimited respect for clinicians who I believe do a remarkably good job under trying circumstances. My focus

in the following comments is on methods that could enhance the perfor-

mance of clinicians and clinical investigators.