[Characteristics of carbohydrate metabolism regulation during correction of congenital heart defects and hypothermic protection without perfusion].

@article{Tsvetovskaia1994CharacteristicsOC,
  title={[Characteristics of carbohydrate metabolism regulation during correction of congenital heart defects and hypothermic protection without perfusion].},
  author={G A Tsvetovskaia and E. E. Litasova and L. G. Kniaz'kova and A V Shun'kin and I I Evnina},
  journal={Anesteziologiia i reanimatologiia},
  year={1994},
  volume={3},
  pages={20-4}
}
Carbohydrate metabolism and insulin status have been studied in 89 patients with congenital heart valve defects operated on in conditions of profound perfusion-free hypothermic protection. It has been established that anesthesia, hypothermia, and surgical trauma are accompanied by hyperinsulinemia, which had nothing to do with the introduction of exogenic… CONTINUE READING