- Attempting to maintain normoglycemia during cardiopulmonary bypass with insulin may initiate postoperative hypoglycemiaM A Chaney
Department of Anesthesiology, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois 60513, USA
Anesth Analg 89:1091-5. 1999..These results indicate that "tight control" of intraoperative blood glucose in nondiabetic patients undergoing cardiac surgery was unattainable with the study protocol and may initiate postoperative hypoglycemia...
- Port-access minimally invasive cardiac surgery increases surgical complexity, increases operating room time, and facilitates early postoperative hospital dischargeM A Chaney
Department of Anesthesiology, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois, USA
Anesthesiology 92:1637-45. 2000..Proposed advantages of port-access cardiac surgery have yet to be substantiated. The authors retrospectively compared patients undergoing port-access cardiac surgery with a matched group undergoing conventional cardiac surgery...