Technique to prevent limb ischemia during peripheral cannulation for extracorporeal membrane oxygenation

V. Kasirajan, I. Simmons, J. King, M. D. Shumaker, Abelardo DeAnda, R. S. Higgins

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Abstract

Prolonged extracorporeal support using femoral cannulation may cause limb ischemia. A technique is described using antegrade, retrograde arterial perfusion and venous drainage to prevent limb ischemia.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)427-428
Number of pages2
JournalPerfusion
Volume17
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - 2002
Externally publishedYes

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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