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Figure 1: Interaction of homeostatic mechanisms after brain stem death. ALI: Acute lung injury, AM: Alveolar macrophage, ARDS: Acute respiratory distress syndrome, CaO: Arterial oxygen content, BBB: blood brain barrier, BS: Brain stem, CHO: Carbohydrate, CNS: Central nervous system, CO: Cardiac output, DO: Oxygen delivery, NPO: Neurogenic pulmonary edema, PNS: Parasympathetic nervous system, PVR: Pulmonary vascular resistance, ROS: Reactive oxygen species

Figure 1: Interaction of homeostatic mechanisms after brain stem death. ALI: Acute lung injury, AM: Alveolar macrophage, ARDS: Acute respiratory distress syndrome, CaO: Arterial oxygen content, BBB: blood brain barrier, BS: Brain stem, CHO: Carbohydrate, CNS: Central nervous system, CO: Cardiac output, DO: Oxygen delivery, NPO: Neurogenic pulmonary edema, PNS: Parasympathetic nervous system, PVR: Pulmonary vascular resistance, ROS: Reactive oxygen species