Starches Last Stand; Professor Chappell’s Keynote Lecture at Notfall Medizin 2018

Things are getting personal in the rearguard action to save the European Medicines Agency Marketing Authorisations for hydroxyethyl starch solutions. Starlingists will be familiar with my own view that ‘therapies’ based on the biophysical oncotic pressure of intravenous fluids are unlikely to make more than a short term difference to the distribution of fluid within…… Continue reading Starches Last Stand; Professor Chappell’s Keynote Lecture at Notfall Medizin 2018

Interstitium as an organ; an old idea.

I am grateful to friends in the scientific community who put this paper my way; ┬áKatz; INTERSTITIAL SPACE – THE FORGOTTEN ORGAN. 1980 It sort of agrees with my theory that work done more than 25 years ago is presumed ‘of historic interest only’ and may be plagiarised with impunity.