Subscribe

Using Esophageal Doppler Ultrasonography and Heart Rate to Predict Complications After Cardiac Surgery

Specialty:

Emergency Medicine & Critical Care
Emergency Medicine & Critical Care
General Surgery & Anesthesiology
Cardiology

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

Poeze et al used physiologic measures taken after admission to the ICU to identify those patients likely to have complications following cardiac surgery. This can help identify patients who may require more intensive therapy and closer monitoring. The authors are from University Hospital Maastricht in the Netherlands and University College London.

To read more or access our algorithms and calculators, please log in or register.

RECENT TWEETS

medal descover
medal iphone