The effect of left heart bypass on pulmonary blood flow and arterial oxygenation during one-lung ventilation in patients undergoing descending thoracic aortic surgery.

@article{Yuki2009TheEO,
  title={The effect of left heart bypass on pulmonary blood flow and arterial oxygenation during one-lung ventilation in patients undergoing descending thoracic aortic surgery.},
  author={Koichi Yuki and Chieko Sakuramoto and Chieko Matsumoto and Mariko Hoshino and Yoshinari Niimi},
  journal={Journal of clinical anesthesia},
  year={2009},
  volume={21 8},
  pages={562-6}
}
STUDY OBJECTIVE To study the effect of left heart bypass (LHB) on regional pulmonary blood flow and arterial oxygenation during one-lung ventilation (OLV). DESIGN Prospective, observational study SETTING Operating room PATIENTS 14 ASA physical status II and III patients scheduled to undergo descending thoracic or thoracoabdominal aortic surgery using… CONTINUE READING