Focus on “Extracorporeal Life Support”

Posted On 2017-03-29 09:49:54

Extracorporeal life support (ECLS) is used for patients in isolated or combined cardiopulmonary failures.This focus issue includes ECLS used in pediatric lung transplantation evaluation, analgosedation and antithrombotic management, refractory ventricular tachycardia, pre and post lung transplant period, etc.

Review Article on Extracorporeal Life Support

Initiation and management of adult veno-arterial extracorporeal life support
Ahmet Kilic, Bassam N. Shukrallah, Arman Kilic, Bryan A. Whitson
Development of a new interfacility extracorporeal membrane oxygenation transport program for pediatric lung transplantation evaluation
W. Joshua Frazier, Edward G. Shepherd, Samantha W. Gee
Considerations for analgosedation and antithrombotic management during extracorporeal life support
Pamela K. Burcham, Alan J. Rozycki, Erik E. Abel
Cannulation techniques for extracorporeal life support
Evgeny Pavlushkov, Marius Berman, Kamen Valchanov

Remote cannulation and extracorporeal membrane oxygenation transport is safe in a newly established program
David S. Grenda, Vanessa Moll, Craig M. Kalin, James M. Blum
Extracorporeal cardiopulmonary resuscitation
Nicholson Yam, David Michael McMullan
Extracorporeal life support for refractory ventricular tachycardia
Sujatha P. Bhandary, Nicholas Joseph, James P. Hofmann, Theodosios Saranteas, Thomas J. Papadimos
Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in the pre and post lung transplant period
Nirmal S. Sharma, Mathew G. Hartwig, Don Hayes Jr