Cerebral Oxymetry at Elective Coronary and Valve Surgery. (Co-HLM)
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Use of vasopressor to maintain Mean Arterial Pressure on Cardio Pulmonary Bypass can lead to decreased cerebral flow and oxygenation in individual patients and this can be detected by means of cerebral oxymetry.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 80 Years (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
We want to include 50 patients, both women and men, undergo elective coronary bypass surgery or valve surgeon in CPB with moderate hypothermia.
Patient age under 80.
Patients should undergo elective coronary artery bypass grafting surgery (ACB) or heart valve surgery (AVR or MVR).
The patient must be admitted at least 18 years of years.
Damage to the frontal lobes corresponding to the area where SCO2 monitored.
Patients in pharmacological studies.
Patients with known intracranial vascular anomalies or cerebral aneurysms.
Patients with known neurological disease.
Patients with known undergone cerebral insult, TIA or carotid stenosis.