Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation: A review

Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) is used to support heart and lungs for extended periods of time till the underlying disease process is treated by use of a semi permeable membrane oxygenator .In 70s ECMO as a treatment modality in adult respiratory failure did not gain universal popularity...

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Main Author: Praveen khilnani
Format: Article
Published: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications 2017-01-01
Series:Journal of Pediatric Critical Care
Online Access:http://www.jpcc.org.in/article.asp?issn=2349-6592;year=2017;volume=4;issue=2;spage=38;epage=47;aulast=khilnani