Heart Transplantation- Anesthetic Pharmacology and Perioperative Considerations

ISSN: 2212-3938 (Online)
ISSN: 1574-8847 (Print)


Volume 9, 4 Issues, 2014


Download PDF Flyer




Current Clinical Pharmacology

Aims & ScopeAbstracted/Indexed in


Submit Abstracts Online Submit Manuscripts Online

Editor-in-Chief:
Arduino A. Mangoni
Flinders University and Flinders Medical Centre
Adelaide, SA
Australia


View Full Editorial Board

Subscribe Purchase Articles Order Reprints


Heart Transplantation- Anesthetic Pharmacology and Perioperative Considerations

Author(s): Harish Ramakrishna, Kent H. Rehfeldt and Octavio E. Pajaro

Affiliation: Department of Anesthesiology, 5777 East Mayo Boulevard, Phoenix, AZ 85054, USA

Abstract

From uncertain beginnings over four decades ago, heart transplantation is now the definitive therapy for end-stage heart failure. This review will attempt to comprehensively cover the broad gamut of anesthetic, hemodynamic, antimicrobial, immunosuppressive and hemostatic agents used by the cardiothoracic anesthesiologist in the perioperative management of patients with end-stage heart disease


Purchase Online Order Reprints Order Eprints Rights and Permissions

  
  



Article Details

Volume: 9
First Page: 1
Page Count: 1
DOI: 10.2174/1574884709666140212104958
Advertisement

Related Journals




Webmaster Contact: urooj@benthamscience.org Copyright © 2014 Bentham Science