Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for refractory cardiac arrest

Extracorporeal cardiopulmonary resuscitation (ECPR) is the use of rapid deployment venoarterial (VA) extracorporeal membrane oxygenation to support systemic circulation and vital organ perfusion in patients in refractory cardiac arrest not responding to conventional cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CP...

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Main Authors: Steven A Conrad, Peter T Rycus
Format: Article
Published: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications 2017-01-01
Series:Annals of Cardiac Anaesthesia
Online Access:http://www.annals.in/article.asp?issn=0971-9784;year=2017;volume=20;issue=5;spage=4;epage=10;aulast=Conrad