Outcomes after peripheral extracorporeal membrane oxygenation therapy for postcardiotomy cardiogenic shock: a single-center experience.

@article{Slottosch2013OutcomesAP,
  title={Outcomes after peripheral extracorporeal membrane oxygenation therapy for postcardiotomy cardiogenic shock: a single-center experience.},
  author={Ingo Slottosch and Oliver Joannis Liakopoulos and Elmar W. Kuhn and Antje-Christin Deppe and Maximilian P Scherner and Navid Madershahian and Y Choi and Thorsten Wahlers},
  journal={The Journal of surgical research},
  year={2013},
  volume={181 2},
  pages={e47-55}
}
BACKGROUND We assessed the short-term outcomes and predictors of 30-d mortality in patients requiring temporary, peripheral extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) for postcardiotomy cardiac failure. METHODS The data were retrospectively obtained using our institutional patient database. All patients who had received peripheral ECMO support after… CONTINUE READING