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Continous monitoring of central venous oxygen saturation in children and infants.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20715716     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Maintenance of adequate tissue oxygenation is an important task in intensive care units. There are many variables which are measured for this purpose. Central venous oxygen saturation (ScvO2) monitoring has some advantages over the mixed venous oxygen saturation (SvO2) monitoring in children and infants as there is no need to insert a pulmonary catheter. The clinical usefulness seems promising.
Authors:
Ivan Vidmar
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Lijec̆nic̆ki vjesnik     Volume:  132 Suppl 1     ISSN:  0024-3477     ISO Abbreviation:  Lijec Vjesn     Publication Date:  2010  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-08-18     Completed Date:  2010-09-07     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0074253     Medline TA:  Lijec Vjesn     Country:  Croatia    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  27-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Paediatric Surgery and Intensive care, Division of Surgery, University Medical Centre Ljubljana, Slovenia.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Catheterization, Central Venous*
Child
Hemodynamics
Humans
Infant
Intensive Care Units
Monitoring, Physiologic*
Oximetry*
Vena Cava, Superior*

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