Artificial blood and extracorporeal circulation (ECC).

To investigate a possible clinical use in ECC of artificial blood (AB) by means of a stroma free, polymerized and pyridoxylated hemoglobin a feasibility study was performed. Group I (5 calves) served as control. Group II (5 calves) received 2000 ml of a mixture of one part AB and one part Ringer's solution, group III (5 calves) 2000 ml of AB as priming… CONTINUE READING