Cardiopulmonary bypass machine

Cardiopulmonary bypass machine

A mechanical instrument that takes over the circulation of the body while heart surgery is taking place.
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During the procedure, a surgeon had inserted a cannula, a long, thin tube and needle, into one of her veins near her neck, using a cardiopulmonary bypass machine to pump blood into a reservoir that re-entered through her femur.
Anaesthetizing the recipient in order to enable him to be placed on the cardiopulmonary bypass machine.
For the 1 control-patient who had 2 cardiothoracic surgical procedures that required a cardiopulmonary bypass machine to be operational in the room, we summed time of surgery and time connected to the bypass machine to reflect cumulative exposure for both operations.
Assessing the effectiveness of retrograde autologous priming of the cardiopulmonary bypass machine in isolated coronary artery bypass grafts.
Anesthesia was maintained on bypass using Fentanyl infusion and Sevoflurane vaporiser connected to the cardiopulmonary bypass machine. Routine bi-caval cannulation and cardiopulmonary bypass were employed and the operations performed at 340C.
Circuit assembly: The cardiopulmonary bypass machine used in our study was Sarns make 9000 model of year 2000 of USA.
Dhs2.3 million on sophisticated machines, including a cardiac imaging ultrasound machine, a cardiopulmonary bypass machine and a ventilator.
A cardiovascular surgeon and the perfusionist were available if needed and a cardiopulmonary bypass machine was primed and ready for possible use.
(10,11) Blood lost during surgery and cardiopulmonary bypass machine use causes reduced blood volume, hematocrit, and albumin.
But the real question regarding these often-subtle neurocognitive deficits associated with use of the cardiopulmonary bypass machine is whether they persist long-term.
Another is the heart-lung machine (cardiopulmonary bypass machine), which does the work of the heart and lungs during the procedure.

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