Anesthetic management for combined mitral valve replacement and aortic valve repair in a patient with osteogenesis imperfecta.

Abstract

Osteogenesis imperfecta is a rare disorder of connective tissues and presents multiple challenges, including difficult airway, hyperthermia, coagulopathy and respiratory dysfunction, for anesthesiologists, especially during cardiac surgery. We present anesthetic management of a patient with osteogenesis impertecta during double valve surgery… (More)
DOI: 10.4103/0971-9784.81566

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@article{Huang2011AnestheticMF, title={Anesthetic management for combined mitral valve replacement and aortic valve repair in a patient with osteogenesis imperfecta.}, author={Jiapeng Huang and Michelle Dinh and Nicholas Kuchle and Jing Zhou}, journal={Annals of cardiac anaesthesia}, year={2011}, volume={14 2}, pages={115-8} }