[Hyperlactatemia in surgical ablation of atrial fibrillation and cardiac surgery. Is it a predictive factor of postoperative morbidity?].

@article{Carmona2014HyperlactatemiaIS,
  title={[Hyperlactatemia in surgical ablation of atrial fibrillation and cardiac surgery. Is it a predictive factor of postoperative morbidity?].},
  author={Paula Carmona and E. Mateo and Fernando Hornero and Carlos Luis Errando and A. Baldellou V{\'a}zquez and Jos{\'e} Llagunes and Jos{\'e} Antonio De Andr{\'e}s},
  journal={Revista espanola de anestesiologia y reanimacion},
  year={2014},
  volume={61 6},
  pages={311-8}
}
INTRODUCTION Increased serum lactate in postoperative cardiac surgery is very common and its pathogenesis is due to multiple factors. The elevation of serum lactate is associated with tissue hypoxia (hyperlactatemia type A) and non-hypoxic (hyperlactatemia type B) metabolic disorders. The aim of the study was to assess the evolution of postoperative lactate… CONTINUE READING