Alteration of cerebral blood flow velocity (CBFV) in neonates and infants after cardiac surgery. Relation to occurrence of cerebral injury?

  • H. Abdul-Khaliq
  • A. Gamillscheg
  • F. Uhlemann
  • V. Alexi-Meskishvili
  • Y. Weng
  • R. Hetzer
  • P. E. Lange
Conference paper

Abstract

It has been estimated that 10 – 25 % of all infants undergoing cardiac surgery by means of hypothermic cardiopulmonary bypass with or without circulatory arrest suffer transient or permanent neuropsychologic injury (10, 13, 23, 35, 38, 39, 42).

Keywords

Dioxide Germinal Prostaglandin Neurol Epinephrine 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Abdul-Khaliq
    • 1
  • A. Gamillscheg
    • 1
  • F. Uhlemann
    • 1
  • V. Alexi-Meskishvili
    • 2
  • Y. Weng
    • 2
  • R. Hetzer
    • 2
  • P. E. Lange
    • 1
  1. 1.Abteilung für Angeborene Herzfehler und KinderkardiologieDeutsches Herzzentrum BerlinBerlinGermany
  2. 2.Abteilung für Herz, Thorax- und GefäßchirurgieDeutsches Herzzentrum BerlinBerlinGermany

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