Oxygen Delivery and the Critically Ill

  • M. M. Jonas
  • C. B. Wolff


Several well-conducted, randomized clinical trials have unambiguously shown a survival benefit when critically ill patients have early cardiovascular manipulations as a treatment strategy. Increased cardiac output and oxygen delivery (DO2) in selected patients reduces mortality and morbidity significantly.


Cardiac Output Oxygen Delivery Oxygen Extraction Stroke Volume Variation Protocol Group 
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