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Assessment of right ventricular function postretrograde cardioplegia by transesophageal echocardiography.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  9892483     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
IN CONCLUSION: (1) RV apex, RV outflow tract and tricuspid valve were particularly subject to important dysfunction post-RCP; (2) RCP did not protect RV adequately in 11 patients (31%); and (3) TEE is a convenient intraoperative technique in evaluating RV dysfunction.
Authors:
G M Baslaim; T T Huynh; J A Stewart; C Benny; D Cusson; J F Morin
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of cardiac surgery     Volume:  13     ISSN:  0886-0440     ISO Abbreviation:  J Card Surg     Publication Date:  1998 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1999-03-25     Completed Date:  1999-03-25     Revised Date:  2014-07-29    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8908809     Medline TA:  J Card Surg     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  32-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Cardiac Surgical Procedures
Echocardiography, Transesophageal*
Female
Heart Arrest, Induced / adverse effects,  methods*
Humans
Incidence
Male
Middle Aged
Postoperative Complications / epidemiology,  ultrasonography*
Prospective Studies
Ventricular Dysfunction, Right / epidemiology,  etiology,  ultrasonography*
Ventricular Function, Right / physiology

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