TITLE

How to ensure a good flow to the arm during direct axillary artery cannulation

AUTHOR(S)
Capuano, Fabio; Danesi, Tommaso Hinna; Roscitano, Antonino; Sinatra, Riccardo
PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery;Aug2011, Vol. 40 Issue 2, p520
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Abstract: We herein describe a simple and safe technique to avoid compartment syndrome/arm ischemia during direct right axillary artery cannulation, especially in patients who require long-term extracorporeal membrane oxygenation support.
ACCESSION #
62844827

 

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