cardiopulmonary bypass


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cardiopulmonary bypass

[¦kärd·ē·ō′pu̇l·mə‚ner·ē ′bī·pas]
(medicine)
A surgical technique for avoiding circulation of the blood through the heart and lungs by directing the flow from the entrance of the right atrium, conditioning it by mechanical means, and reentering it at the aorta.
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All operations were done using standard cardiopulmonary bypass with moderate systemic hypothermia.
Anticoagulation protocols for minimized cardiopulmonary bypass
1 Cardiopulmonary Bypass Equipment, South Africa, Overall Revenue (2003-2017) 202
Cardiopulmonary bypass provides oxygen and carbon dioxide exchange via the bypass circuit and allows rapid transfusion, and good temperature control (10).
With 3,700 employees worldwide, Sorin Group focuses on three major therapeutic areas: cardiopulmonary bypass (extracorporeal circulation and autotransfusion systems), cardiac rhythm management, and heart valve repair and replacement.
I would like to point out, however, that while their claim that their report is the first use of the drug for cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) in Australia may be semantically correct, they and the readership should be aware of published prior experience in Australasia.
Cardiopulmonary bypass exposes the blood to large areas of synthetic materials, which induces a systemic inflammatory response syndrome.
Contract notice: The Supply of Disposables for the Conduct of Cardiopulmonary Bypass including Oxygenator, Cardioplegia Heat Exchanger and Customer specified pre-connected Tubing Pack.
Cardiopulmonary bypass during coronary artery bypass graft surgery is a strong, independent risk factor for postoperative neurologic deficits, according to a presentation at the annual meeting of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons.
have aortic stenosis; however, only a small percentage of those are treated with the current standard of care, open-heart valve replacement surgery, using cardiopulmonary bypass.
1) beds in intensive care units-12, 2) anti-bedsore mattresses - 14 pcs, 3) external cardiac pacemakers - 3 units, 4) pump intrortic - 2 pieces, 5) pump cardiopulmonary bypass - 1 pc 6) centrifugal pump mechanical circulatory support - 1 pc, 7) truck to transport the patient - 1 pc
today reported that the Gish GBS(TM) (Gish Biocompatible Surface) was reported as optimal at the 19th Annual "Mechanisms of Perfusion" meeting, held in Orlando Florida on May 14th 2004, the world's largest meeting of decision makers that use cardiopulmonary bypass circuits during open heart surgery.
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