The effect of cyanosis on perioperative platelet function as measured by multiple electrode aggregometry and postoperative blood loss in neonates and infants undergoing cardiac surgery
in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery
August 2015; p ublished online October 2014 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Genetics; Professional Development in Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia. 4654 words.
Platelet dysfunction is one of the major haematological disturbances of cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB). In addition, cyanosis is known to cause...