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Effects of hypertonic saline on myocardial blood flow in a porcine model of prolonged cardiac arrest.
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effects of hypertonic saline (HS) on myocardial reperfusion pressure (MPP) and blood flow (MBF), and cardiac index (CI) during and after cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR).Expand
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Hypertonic saline during CPR: Feasibility and safety of a new protocol of fluid management during resuscitation.
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE In experimental studies infusion of hypertonic saline during cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) increased resuscitation success rate and improved myocardial and cerebralExpand
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Hypertonic saline improves myocardial blood flow during CPR, but is not enhanced further by the addition of hydroxy ethyl starch.
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effects of hypertonic saline (HS) and/or hydroxy ethyl starch (HES) on myocardial perfusion pressure (MPP) and blood flow (MBF), and cardiac index (CI) during and afterExpand
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Granulocyte colony-stimulating factor (G-CSF) serum levels in surgical intensive care patients
SummaryThe granulocyte colony-stimulating factor (G-CSF) regulates neutrophil differentiation and function. Serum levels of G-CSF increase during acute infectious processes. The levels of G-CSF wereExpand
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