Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation ECMO
Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) is increasingly being employed in South African intensive care units for the management of patients with refractory hypoxaemia and for haemodynamic support, particularly following cardiothoracic procedures. ECMO is expensive, however, and there is a danger...
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|Series:||Southern African Journal of Critical Care|