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Continuous Cardiac Output Monitoring System Applying Fick’s Principle

  • Yoshinori Iwase
  • Hideaki Sakio
  • Chiaki Okuda
Conference paper

Abstract

A continuous cardiac output monitoring system was developed by the authors applying Fick’s principle using a pulseoximeter, an oximetry thermodilution SwanGanz catheter system and a metabolic gas monitor. To calculate cardiac output by Fick’s method (CFCO), all monitors were connected to a personal computer via serial interfaces. CFCO was compared simultaneously to the cardiac output by a thermodilution method (TDCO).

Keywords

Cardiac Output Spontaneous Breathing Serial Interface Continuous Cardiac Output Thermodilution Method 
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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Tokyo 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • Yoshinori Iwase
    • 1
  • Hideaki Sakio
    • 1
    • 2
  • Chiaki Okuda
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Division of AnesthesiologyOtawara Red-Cross HospitalOtawara, TochigiJapan
  2. 2.Second Dept. of AnesthesiologyDokkyo Univ. School of MedTochigiJapan

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