Comparison of transcranial Doppler ultrasonography and transesophageal echocardiography to monitor emboli during coronary artery bypass surgery Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Coronary Artery Bypass
  • Echocardiography, Transesophageal
  • Intracranial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Monitoring, Intraoperative
  • Ultrasonography, Doppler, Transcranial

abstract

  • TEE and TCD can both be used to continuously monitor emboli during coronary artery bypass surgery. However, TEE is invasive and justified only if it is being performed for intraoperative assessment of aortic atheromatosis or cardiac function.

publication date

  • January 1996

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 8553410

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 87

end page

  • 90

volume

  • 27

number

  • 1