oxygenator

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oxygenator

[′äk·sə·jə‚nād·ər]
(medicine)
An apparatus for introducing oxygen into the blood during extracorporal circulation.
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We will investigate whether using ECMO on patients that suffer from cardiogenic shock immediately after their heart attack will reduce mortality rates and improve their outcomes.
It was then that the patient was put on veno-venous ECMO support.
La ECMO en sus distintas modalidades, presenta multiples aplicaciones clinicas, entre ellas, como soporte circulatorio para la perfusion y preservacion de organos para el trasplante en donantes en asistolia (1213).
Though the patient had significantly improved cardiac systolic function after 3 days of ECMO support, third-degree AV block was continuously present.
A spokesperson at Leicester's Hospitals said: "NHS England have recently told us that it is their intention to explore stopping children's heart surgery at the Glenfield Hospital, which would have a severe impact on our ability to provide ECMO because the services are closely linked.
The study also took a closer look at the use of ECMO in pregnant women during the 2009 H1N1 pandemic; 8 of 33 pregnant women placed on ECMO died, compared with two maternal deaths among the 12 pregnant women placed on ECLS for other reasons.
ECMO destegi uygulanan tum hastalarda standart monitorizasyon yontemleri arasinda kan basinci, elektrokardiyografi (EKG), santral venoz basinc (CVP), idrar cikisi, sicaklik, end-tidal karbondioksit, periferik hemoglobin saturasyonu ve aralikli kan gazi takibi yer alir.
Hopefully the money which we've raised will in some way help other families at the ECMO centre in future.
A prospective observational study approved by institutional review board was conducted among children on ECMO hospitalized at Texas Children's Hospital, Houston.
Conventional bypass machine was transformed into a modified ECMO circuit after removing arterial filter and addition of a bridge in arterial-venous line.
Tratados com a ECMO, estes pacientes, em geral adultos jovens, com hipoxemia grave, apresentam um indice de mortalidade de 21%, o que e considerado um bom resultado para quadros de tamanha gravidade (DAVIES et al.