cardiovascular

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cardiovascular

of or relating to the heart and the blood vessels
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cardiovascular

[¦kärd·ē·ō′vas·kyə·lər]
(physiology)
Pertaining to the heart and circulatory system. Also known as cardiocirculatory.
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The remaining cases of sustained hypotension (n=11) were thought to be due to a dose-related effect of one or more anaesthetic agents in patients with reduced cardiovascular reserve and/or failure to provide appropriate resuscitation and/or the lack of response to appropriate resuscitative efforts.
This delay could result in patients remaining intubated for longer periods of time out of a concern for adding stress on a patient with diminished cardiovascular reserve should extubation fail.
Primary objective of the management of these patients is that during dental surgery/treatment one need to ensure that the hemodynamic change resulted because of the dental/surgical procedure does not; increase the cardiovascular reserves of the patients.

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