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Long-term extracorporeal membrane oxygenator support in resuscitation for intractable hibernating myocardium after coronary artery bypass grafting.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21881363     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We report our experience of long-term extracorporeal membrane oxygenator (ECMO) support to resuscitate a 62-year-old man who had critical three-vessel disease of coronary artery complicating intractable hibernating myocardium (HM) and sudden cardiogenic shock. Intra-aortic balloon pump and ECMO were deployed to restore the circulatory support while emergent revascularization surgery was performed.The patient was weaned from ECMO successfully after 15 days of support and discharged with recovered left ventricular function. ECMO is effective in resuscitation of patients with cardiogenic shock and HM. To our knowledge the present case necessitated the longest term of ECMO support to get rid of HM.
Authors:
Yoshihisa Morimoto; Takaki Sugimoto; Hiroko Shiozawa
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2011-07-27
Journal Detail:
Title:  Annals of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery : official journal of the Association of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeons of Asia     Volume:  17     ISSN:  2186-1005     ISO Abbreviation:  Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg     Publication Date:  2011  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-12-22     Completed Date:  2012-04-25     Revised Date:  2012-06-18    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9703158     Medline TA:  Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg     Country:  Japan    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  611-3     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Awaji Hospital, 1-6-6 Shimokamo, Sumoto, Hyogo, Japan. yoshimor@gmail.com
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Coronary Artery Bypass / adverse effects*
Coronary Artery Disease / surgery*
Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation*
Humans
Intra-Aortic Balloon Pumping
Male
Middle Aged
Myocardial Stunning / etiology,  therapy*
Resuscitation / methods*
Time Factors
Treatment Outcome

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