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Analysis of renal function after on and off pump coronary artery bypass grafting
Cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) is often associated with renal dysfunction, as measured by plasma creatinine levels and hemodialysis rates. Aim. To compare creatinine clearance (CrCl), estimated with the Cockroft and Gault ...
Vasoplegic syndrome after off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery: a rising threat
(Elsevier B.V., 2009-06-01)
Off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery in selected patients is superior to the conventional approach for patients with severely depressed left ventricular function
(Faculdade de Medicina / USP, 2011-01-01)
OBJECTIVES: Patients with coronary artery disease and left ventricular dysfunction have high mortality when kept in clinical treatment. Coronary artery bypass grafting can improve survival and the quality of life. Recently, ...
Hemostatic changes and clinical sequelae after on-pump compared with off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery: a prospective randomized study
(LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, 2009)
Objective To delineate the effects of extracorporeal bypass on biomarkers of hemostasis, fibrinolysis, and inflammation and clinical sequelae. Methods Patients were assigned prospectively and randomly to either on-pump ...
Inhalation versus intravenous anaesthesia for adults undergoing on-pump or off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
Study objective To compare the use of inhalation versus intravenous anaesthesia for adults undergoing on-pump or off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting. Design A systematic review. Setting A hospital-affiliated university. ...
Intravenous versus inhalation anaesthesia for patients undergoing on-pump or off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting
This is a protocol for a Cochrane Review (Intervention). The objectives are as follows: To verify the efficacy and safe of intravenous versus inhalation anaesthesia in decreasing mortality and morbidity for patients ...
Why is off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting better?
(Forum Multimedia Publishing, Llc, 2002-01-01)
The objective of this contribution is to review the results of operations we have performed upon patients using the off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting (OPCAB) technique. The OPCAB technique was examined as a cause ...
Degree of risk related to procedures performed in conjunction with surgical myocardial revascularization in octogenarians
(Faculdade de Medicina / USP, 2009)
INTRODUCTION/OBJECTIVES: We determined the degree of risk produced by the association of other surgical procedures with surgical myocardial revascularization in octogenarian patients and identified the risk factors that ...