Search Tag: Membrane Oxygenation

ICU Management

Models for predicting outcome in patients under VA-ECMO

2019 20 Feb

Despite limited evidence, veno-arterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (VA-ECMO) is increasingly used for the management of refractory cardiogenic shock (RCS) while awaiting myocardial recovery or the bridge to long-term assistance or transplantation. However, despite technological advances and better quality of care, mortality still remains at... Read more