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Fig. 3 | Intensive Care Medicine Experimental

Fig. 3

From: Increased effort during partial ventilatory support is not associated with lung damage in experimental acute lung injury

Fig. 3

Measurement of cytokines in the bronchoalveolar fluid (BALF) and arterial (Art) and venous (Ven) samples. Data are presented as mean ± SD [pg/ml], upper panel (a): IL6. Measured levels were higher in the BALF than the plasma, but differences among groups were not statistically significant; lower panel (b): TNF-a. No significant differences were found between BALF and plasma or among groups

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