antegrade cardioplegia

an·te·grade car·di·o·ple·gi·a

cardioplegia effected by delivery of solutions through the coronary arteries.
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Antegrade cardioplegia with hyperkalemic cold blood administration from aorta root was induced with a dose of 10 ml/kg at the beginning of ischemia and of 5 ml/kg at the maintenance with intervals of 20 minutes.
It is the first commercially-available cardiac surgery device with an integrated design to perform four functions through a single incision, including internal aortic occlusion, arterial perfusion, antegrade cardioplegia delivery and aortic venting.