Intentional circulatory arrest to facilitate surgical repair of a massively bleeding artery

Lothar A. Schwarte, Matthias Hartmann*

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IMPLICATIONS: Cardiocirculatory arrest can be induced by adenosine and maintained over several minutes by application of high positive endexpiratory pressure to allow surgical control of a near hemorrhage from a large ruptured artery.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)339-340
Number of pages2
JournalAnesthesia and Analgesia
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1 Aug 2003

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