cardiotomy


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cardiotomy

[‚kärd·ē·′äd·ə·mē]
(medicine)
Dissection or incision of the heart or the cardia of the stomach.
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Figure-1: Portion of ECMO circuit showing the cardiotomy reservoir (used as a substitute for bladder), membrane oxygenator with built in heat exchanger and ultrafiltration filter.
Cardiotomy is the "surgical incision of the heart for repair of cardiac defects.
Using this method all the shed blood, including that removed by the cardiotomy sucker, is returned to the cell saver.
General surgery and thoraco-scopic and thoracoscopically assisted cardiotomy procedures are increasing as well.
Anti-heart antibodies in the post cardiotomy and post myocardial infarction syndromes.
The effect of cardiotomy suction on the brain injury marker S100B after cardiopulmonary by-pass.
With a direct sales force, Gish will be able to sell the Vision Oxygenator in conjunction with custom tubing packs, cardioplegia systems, cardiotomy reservoirs and oxygen saturation monitors without limitation.
The strongest applications are auto transfusion filters and cardiotomy filters.
All the patients' ECC system consisted of a cardiotomy reservoir, a tubing set, a hollow fiber membrane oxygenator, and a 40 [micro]m arterial line filter.
A standard cardiopulmonary by-pass technique (roller pump, membrane oxygenator, and cardiotomy reservoir) with moderate systemic hypothermia (core temperature, 30-32 [degrees]C) was used in all patients.
cardiotomy reservoir of post-operative blood collection and return - 10 pcs.