Axillary artery cannulation for cardiopulmonary bypass during surgery on the ascending aorta and arch.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Performing axillary artery cannulation, during cardiopulmonary bypass in patients with an atherosclerotic ascending aorta or acute dissection of the ascending aorta and arch, is of growing interest. Our aim is to present our experience, to describe the surgical technique, and to demonstrate the sufficient cerebral and total body perfusion through… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-8191.2008.00796.x

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