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Noninvasive monitoring cardiac output using partial CO(2) rebreathing.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20381727     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
This article reviews use of partial carbon dioxide rebreathing devices to determine cardiac output and their application for hemodynamic monitoring in the ICU and operating room. The primary focus is on the NICO monitoring device. Compared with conventional cardiac output methods, these techniques are noninvasive, easily automated, and provide real-time and continuous cardiac output monitoring. The advantages and limitations of each technique are different discussed.
Brian P Young; Lewis L Low
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Critical care clinics     Volume:  26     ISSN:  1557-8232     ISO Abbreviation:  Crit Care Clin     Publication Date:  2010 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-04-12     Completed Date:  2010-07-26     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8507720     Medline TA:  Crit Care Clin     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  383-92, table of contents     Citation Subset:  IM    
Copyright Information:
Copyright 2010. Published by Elsevier Inc.
Kern Critical Care Unit, Good Samaritan Medical Center, Legacy Health, 2282 NW Northrup Street, Suite #42, Portland, OR 97210, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Carbon Dioxide / diagnostic use*
Cardiac Output*
Monitoring, Physiologic / instrumentation,  methods
Reg. No./Substance:
124-38-9/Carbon Dioxide

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