Cerebral emboli detected during bypass surgery are associated with clamp removal Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cardiopulmonary Bypass
  • Coronary Artery Bypass
  • Intracranial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Ultrasonography, Doppler, Transcranial
  • Ultrasonography, Interventional

abstract

  • The majority of emboli detected during coronary artery bypass grafting are associated with the release of clamps. Clamp manipulation may lead to release of aortic atheromatous debris. These emboli may be relevant to neurocognitive outcome.

publication date

  • December 1994

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 7974579

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2398

end page

  • 402

volume

  • 25

number

  • 12