Highly positive intraoperative fluid balance during cardiac surgery is associated with adverse outcome

Toraman F., Evrenkaya S., Yuce M., Turek O., Aksoy N., Karabulut H., ...More

PERFUSION-UK, vol.19, no.2, pp.85-91, 2004 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 19 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2004
  • Doi Number: 10.1191/0267659104pf723oa
  • Journal Name: PERFUSION-UK
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.85-91
  • Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated: No


Hemodilution and increase in capillary permeability occurring with cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) impose a risk for tissue edema and blood transfusion that may result in an increased complication rate after coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG).