With the introduction of cardiac surgery more than five decades ago and the use of the heart-lung machine for open heart surgical procedures granting the surgeon unlimited time in which to operate inside the heart, a complex task has been given to the Perfusionist. With a pairing of a perfusionist and a surgeon for each chapter, this book is an essential collection of techniques and protocols to aid in decision making in the operating room.myocardium that may be more susceptible to ischemic insult during operative repair (38, 40a42). ... There are a variety of cannulae available for pediatric cardioplegia delivery, including Angiocaths(8), DLP(R) aortic root cannulae, and DLPG)anbsp;...
|Author||:||Linda B. Mongero, James R. Beck|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2009-12-30|