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Clinical solutions: Not always what they seem?

Burke-Gaffney, Anne and Creagh-Brown, Benedict C (2015) Clinical solutions: Not always what they seem? Critical Care, 19, 213.

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Brenner and colleagues, in their article published in Critical Care, showed elevated levels of the reactive carbonyl species (RCS) methylglyoxal (MG) in the circulation of patients with septic shock. We commend the authors’ bravery in launching this molecule into a field well-populated with biomarkers and where clinical diagnosis persists as the ‘gold standard’.

Item Type: Article
Divisions : Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences > School of Biosciences and Medicine
Authors :
Burke-Gaffney, Anne
Creagh-Brown, Benedict C
Date : 7 May 2015
DOI : 10.1186/s13054-015-0870-4
Copyright Disclaimer : © 2015 Burke-Gaffney and Creagh-Brown; licensee BioMed Central. This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited. The Creative Commons Public Domain Dedication waiver ( applies to the data made available in this article, unless otherwise stated.
Depositing User : Clive Harris
Date Deposited : 19 Mar 2019 10:04
Last Modified : 19 Mar 2019 10:04

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