[The treatment of accompanied organ failure after thoracic and cardiovascular surgery with mechanical organ-supports].

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Five hundred and thirty-three patients have been treated after thoracic and cardiovascular surgery in our ICU during the last four years. Cardiac failure was shown in 150 cases, respiratory failure in 132 cases, renal failure in 76 cases, and hepatic failure in 84 cases. The appropriate mechanical organ-supports (MOS) were applied in the following cases… (More)

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@article{Tsukamoto1989TheTO, title={[The treatment of accompanied organ failure after thoracic and cardiovascular surgery with mechanical organ-supports].}, author={M. Tsukamoto and H. Kimura and Shinzou Sumita and Yoshihito Ujike and M. Kaneko and Shun-ichiro Komatsu}, journal={Rinsho kyobu geka = Japanese annals of thoracic surgery}, year={1989}, volume={9 5}, pages={472-7} }