A Simplified Method for the Occlusion of the Venae Cavae During Cardiopulmonary Bypass

A. M. Sadeghi, E. A. Rose, R. E. Michler, C. R. Smith, W. A. Baumgartner

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The method of caval occlusion during cardiopulmonary bypass using snares is at times cumbersome. An alternative technique of caval occlusion around venous cannulas using elastomer tape is described.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Number of pages1
JournalAnnals of Thoracic Surgery
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 1986
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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