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Cerebral Monitoring During Aortic Surgery

  • Parthasarathy D. Thirumala
  • John M. Murkin
  • Donald J. Crammond
  • Miguel Habeych
  • Jeffery Balzer
  • Kathirvel Subramaniam
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Abstract

Neurological complications occur frequently after aortic surgery and are associated with increased hospital mortality, and length of hospital and intensive care unit stay.

Keywords

Mean Arterial Blood Pressure Minimum Alveolar Concentration Aortic Surgery Inhalational Anesthetic Deep Hypothermic Circulatory Arrest 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Parthasarathy D. Thirumala
    • 1
  • John M. Murkin
  • Donald J. Crammond
  • Miguel Habeych
  • Jeffery Balzer
  • Kathirvel Subramaniam
  1. 1.Department of NeurosurgeryUniversity of Pittsburgh Medical CenterPittsburghUSA

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