Noninvasive cardiac output monitors: a state-of the-art review.

  title={Noninvasive cardiac output monitors: a state-of the-art review.},
  author={Paul Ellis Marik},
  journal={Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia},
  volume={27 1},
D ESPITE IMPROVEMENTS in resuscitation and supportive care, progressive organ dysfunction occurs in a large proportion of patients with acute, life-threatening illnesses and those undergoing major surgery. 1-5 Recent data suggest that early aggressive resuscitation of critically ill patients may limit and/or reverse tissue hypoxia and progression to organ… CONTINUE READING