Example sentences for: injurious

How can you use “injurious” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • And isn't that just as injurious to the legal system as perjury?

  • Economic sanctions imposed by the United Nations have been more injurious to Iraq than the war was.

  • Maintenance of splanchnic blood flow is important because splanchnic hypoperfusion may play a critical role in the pathogenesis of multiorgan dysfunction syndrome [ 2 3 ] . Mechanical ventilation has been suggested to potentiate the adverse effects of underlying critical illness on splanchnic vasculature and contribute to the development of multiorgan dysfunction syndrome, particularly when 'injurious' ventilatory strategies that produce high end-inspiratory lung volumes are employed [ 3 ] . Experimental studies suggested that mechanical ventilation with considerably high levels of PEEP can lead to splanchnic hypoperfusion and marked reduction in hepatic blood flow [ 4 5 6 ] . Furthermore, PEEP may decrease splanchnic blood flow in patients with no underlying lung disease [ 7 8 ] . Most available evidence regarding the effects of PEEP from animal studies has been extrapolated to humans based on the assumption that the effects of mechanical ventilation on humans and animals are similar.

  • The main word noxious is the harmful or injurious one.

  • 'Pesticides can be very injurious if they are not handled properly.

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