Update 1988 pp 428-435 | Cite as

Indications and Limitations of Sv̄O2 and ScvO2 Monitoring

  • K. Reinhart
  • M. Schäfer
  • M. Specht
Part of the Update in Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine book series (UICM, volume 5)


Recent clinical reports on the possibility of continuous measurement of mixed venous oxygen saturation (Sv̄O2) have prompted a resurgence of interest in the value of this parameter as indicator of cardiorespiratory function [1–3].


Cardiac Output Mean Arterial Pressure Limited Blood Flow Mixed Venous Oxygen Saturation Arterial Oxygen Content 
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  • M. Schäfer
  • M. Specht

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