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The sensitivity of radionuclide and thermodilution techniques to detect cardiac dysfunction in the baboon model during prolonged anaesthesia.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3588324     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
This study was undertaken to evaluate the fluctuations of cardiac parameters in a baboon model during pentobarbitone anaesthesia which will serve as a baseline control for shock studies. Thermodilution and radionuclide methods were used to determine cardiac parameters. Radionuclide studies were repeated without any cardiac catheters to assess the effect of these on cardiac performance. The results represent baseline fluctuations in cardiac parameters against which cardiac dysfunction can be diagnosed in shock studies. The results also indicate that cardiac catheterisation does not affect cardiac performance significantly.
Authors:
I C Dormehl; H Bosman; J P Pretorius; M Wilson; R Burow; L Patterson; M Maree; N Hugo; C van Zandwijk; C van Vuuren
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Comparative Study; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Nuklearmedizin. Nuclear medicine     Volume:  26     ISSN:  0029-5566     ISO Abbreviation:  Nuklearmedizin     Publication Date:  1987 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1987-06-29     Completed Date:  1987-06-29     Revised Date:  2007-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7609387     Medline TA:  Nuklearmedizin     Country:  GERMANY, WEST    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  93-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Anesthesia, Intravenous*
Animals
Cardiac Output
Heart Ventricles / radionuclide imaging
Hemodynamics*
Male
Myocardial Contraction*
Papio
Shock, Septic / radionuclide imaging*
Thermodilution*

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