Temperature-related tachycardia during rewarming from hypothermic cardiopulmonary bypass in a patient with a leadless cardiac pacemaker

  • Marta I. Berrio Valencia
  • Cheryl Kee
  • Lin-rui Guo
  • Suzanne Flier


Conflicts of interest

None declared.

Editorial responsibility

This submission was handled by Dr. Hilary P. Grocott, Editor-in-Chief, Canadian Journal of Anesthesia.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Marta I. Berrio Valencia
    • 1
  • Cheryl Kee
    • 2
  • Lin-rui Guo
    • 3
  • Suzanne Flier
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Medicine, London Health Sciences CentreUniversity of Western OntarioLondonCanada
  2. 2.Department of Critical Care, London Health Sciences CentreUniversity of Western OntarioLondonCanada
  3. 3.Department of Cardiac Surgery, London Health Sciences CentreUniversity of Western OntarioLondonCanada

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