Discrepancies between autopsy and clinical findings among patients requiring extracorporeal membrane oxygenator support.

@article{Blanco2014DiscrepanciesBA,
  title={Discrepancies between autopsy and clinical findings among patients requiring extracorporeal membrane oxygenator support.},
  author={Carlos Blanco and Carmen Steigman and Nathan Probst and Michael Johannes Nicholas Polson Jonathan Stroud and Adnan T. Bhutta and Umesh Dyamenahalli and Michiaki Imamura and Parthak Prodhan},
  journal={ASAIO journal},
  year={2014},
  volume={60 2},
  pages={207-10}
}
Discrepancy between clinical and autopsy diagnosis in children supported on extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) has not been previously described. To assess the utility of autopsy examination in children supported on ECMO and assess discrepancies between premortem and postmortem diagnosis in these patients. Retrospective chart review. General… CONTINUE READING