Victoria P Atkinson
Affiliation: Royal Melbourne Hospital
- Cold agglutinins in cardiac surgery: management of myocardial protection and cardiopulmonary bypassVictoria P Atkinson
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Victoria, Australia
Ann Thorac Surg 85:310-1. 2008..We describe a case of aortic valve replacement in a patient with high titre cold agglutinins and a high thermal amplitude for antibody activation. Normothermic CPB and continuous warm blood cardioplegia were successfully used...