A newly developed cerebral perfusion catheter for aortic arch operation

@article{Washiyama2006AND,
  title={A newly developed cerebral perfusion catheter for aortic arch operation},
  author={Naoki Washiyama and Teruhisa Kazui and Makoto Takinami and Katsushi Yamashita and Shoji Fujita and Hitoshi Terada and Kazuchika Suzuki and Bashar AH Muhammad MBBS and MS JunichiUkawa},
  journal={Journal of Artificial Organs},
  year={2006},
  volume={4},
  pages={214-219}
}
The object of this study was to develop a better catheter for selective cerebral perfusion during aortic arch operation. Flow through the catheter was evaluated in an in vitro study under 40 mmHg pressure at 25°C using 40% glycerin when the catheter was straight or right-angled with either a gentle or a sharp curve. Two catheters of 14, 16, or 18 French… CONTINUE READING