[Intraoperative hemodynamic monitoring using transesophageal echocardiography in orthopedic surgery].

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BACKGROUND Orthopedic surgery is commonly performed in elderly patients with higher cardiovascular surgical risk. Hemodynamic monitoring in these patients may prevent perioperative complications. AIM To assess the usefulness of transesophageal echocardiography (TEE) for intraoperative cardiovascular monitoring during orthopedic surgery. MATERIAL AND… (More)

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@article{Sch2008IntraoperativeHM, title={[Intraoperative hemodynamic monitoring using transesophageal echocardiography in orthopedic surgery].}, author={Mar{\'i}a Carolina Cabrera Sch and Ra{\'u}l Vega S and Victoria D{\'i}az Vald{\'e}s A and Ernesto Berm{\'u}dez B and Emilio Santelices C}, journal={Revista medica de Chile}, year={2008}, volume={136 9}, pages={1127-33} }