Monitoring incomplete heparin reversal and heparin rebound after cardiac surgery.

  title={Monitoring incomplete heparin reversal and heparin rebound after cardiac surgery.},
  author={Antonella Galeone and Crescenzia Rotunno and Pietro Guida and Assunta Bisceglie and Giovanni Rubino and Luigi de Luca Tupputi Schinosa and Domenico Paparella},
  journal={Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia},
  volume={27 5},
OBJECTIVES To assess the incidence of incomplete heparin reversal and heparin rebound after cardiac surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) and the ability of the activated coagulation time (ACT) and thromboelastography (TEG) to detect these phenomena. DESIGN Prospective single-center study. SETTING University hospital. PARTICIPANTS Forty-one patients undergoing elective cardiac surgery with CPB and with normal preoperative TEG parameters. INTERVENTIONS ACT, TEG, and plasma heparin… CONTINUE READING


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