cardiopulmonary bypass


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Acronyms, Wikipedia.
Related to cardiopulmonary bypass: cardioplegia

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.
References in periodicals archive ?
A total number of 517 patients undergoing cardiac surgery using cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) from Jan 2015 to August 2016 were included.
Demers P, Elkouri S, Martineau R, Couturier A, Cartier R: Out-come with high blood lactate levels during cardiopulmonary bypass in adult cardiac surgery.
Identify and understand important and diverse types of Cardiopulmonary Bypass Equipment under development
In this report, we describe a rare case of a near-complete aortic transection that was successfully managed by a novel cardiopulmonary bypass technique that involved the cannulation of pulmonary artery and the descending aorta.
Circuit assembly: The cardiopulmonary bypass machine used in our study was Sarns make 9000 model of year 2000 of USA.
Anticoagulation protocols for minimized cardiopulmonary bypass
During cardiopulmonary bypass venous return is diverted from heart through right atrium or vena cava cannulation.
Similarly we also found significant difference in mean arterial pressures after 15 minutes of weaning from cardiopulmonary bypass 78.
Perioperative tracheal laser therapy and cardiopulmonary bypass were not used due to concerns about excessive bleeding.
coronary artery bypass graft procedures are performed on beating hearts without use of the cardiopulmonary bypass machine.
MI), a global medical device company and a leader in the treatment of cardiovascular diseases, announced today it has received CE (European Conformity) Mark for INSPIRE (TM )6 , the first model of an entire new family of oxygenator systems for cardiopulmonary bypass procedures in adult patients.
Full browser ?