cardiac surgery


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cardiac surgery

Surgery on the heart and/or the proximal great vessels.
See also: surgery
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In summary, compared with sevoflurane, the use of propofol for anesthesia maintenance can effectively improve postoperative cognitive function of patients undergoing cardiac surgery with CPB and is also correlated t reduced serum levels of MMP-9, NSE and S100[beta].
Cardiac surgery Instruments market has been segmented on the basis of type, application, type of material, and end-user.
"We have shown that a high-quality heart surgery program at Anne Arundel Medical Center, in partnership with Johns Hopkins Division of Cardiac Surgery, will benefit hundreds of patients a year and improve access to this service for our region.
Professor Cheema made his mark in challenging areas of cardiac and vascular surgery including Mitral Valve Repair, Pediatric Cardiac Surgery and the surgery for Portal Hypertension in liver diseases.
We conducted a retrospective review of a prospectively collected data, which included clinical, laboratory, and transfusion details of patients undergoing elective cardiac surgery between 2008 and 2015.
Still, UAMS expects to restore its cardiac surgery program "in a matter of days to weeks," Taylor said.
LiviNova said it is pleased to enhance its cardiac surgery product offerings with TandemLife's complete portfolio of advanced cardiopulmonary support products.
FIC was leading in the Pakistan in providing the pediatric cardiac surgery facility with a dedicated and committed team of doctors and staff.
Material and Methods: A total of 176 patients who had undergone cardiac surgery were studied in our descriptive-cross sectional study lasting 02 months at Armed Forces Institute of Cardiology, Rawalpindi.
The correlations were assessed for children undergoing cardiac surgery (2005 to 2015) and for all pediatric discharges from 2012 to 2015.
It is well known that chronic pain after cardiac surgery is multifactorial and according to the authors with only one dose of pregabalin the patients in the pregabalin groups experienced less severe postoperative pain, used less analgesics, and reported less sleep disturbances without explaining which pain assessment tools they used and if the assessment was done at rest or at stress.
In patients taking dual antiplatelet therapy (DAPT) who need to have nonemergent cardiac surgery, postponing surgery for at least 3 days after discontinuation of tacagrelor, 5 days after clopidogrel, and 7 days after prasugrel should be considered.