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Post-cardiotomy circulatory support with the Terumo Baby-Rx oxygenator in a newborn.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  18666738     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Some patients with severe post-cardiotomy ventricular dysfunction are unable to be separated from cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB). In this setting, extracorporeal circulatory support (ECS) should be instituted to obtain eventual myocardial recovery. We present a newborn in whom an ECS was established with the oxygenator used for the surgical correction.
D Picarelli; C H Kreutzer; M Barboza; S Antunez; G Pose; G Touyá; L Liguera; D Abdala; G Echegaray
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Perfusion     Volume:  22     ISSN:  0267-6591     ISO Abbreviation:  Perfusion     Publication Date:  2007 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2008-07-31     Completed Date:  2008-09-10     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8700166     Medline TA:  Perfusion     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  377-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Congenital Cardiac Surgery, Sanatorio Americano, Montevideo, Uruguay.
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MeSH Terms
Cardiopulmonary Bypass*
Extracorporeal Circulation
Heart Defects, Congenital / surgery*
Infant, Newborn
Ventricular Dysfunction, Left / etiology

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