central venous pressure

Summary

Summary: The blood pressure in the central large VEINS of the body. It is distinguished from peripheral venous pressure which occurs in an extremity.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Monitoring intravascular volumes for postoperative volume therapy
    H Brock
    General Hospital, Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Linz, Austria
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 19:288-94. 2002
  2. ncbi Arterial and central venous pressure monitoring
    James A L Pittman
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Int Anesthesiol Clin 42:13-30. 2004
  3. ncbi Fluid resuscitation in septic shock: a positive fluid balance and elevated central venous pressure are associated with increased mortality
    John H Boyd
    University of British Columbia Critical Care Research Laboratories, Heart Lung Institute, St Paul s Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Crit Care Med 39:259-65. 2011
  4. ncbi Physical examination, central venous pressure, and chest radiography for the prediction of transpulmonary thermodilution-derived hemodynamic parameters in critically ill patients: a prospective trial
    Bernd Saugel
    II Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik, Klinikum rechts der Isar der Technischen Universitat Munchen, Ismaninger Strasse 22, D 81675 Munchen, Germany
    J Crit Care 26:402-10. 2011
  5. ncbi Usefulness of left ventricular stroke volume variation to assess fluid responsiveness in patients with reduced cardiac function
    Daniel A Reuter
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Munich, Grosshadern University Hospital, Germany
    Crit Care Med 31:1399-404. 2003
  6. ncbi Liver stiffness is directly influenced by central venous pressure
    Gunda Millonig
    Department of Medicine and Center for Alcohol Research, Liver Disease and Nutrition, Salem Medical Center, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Hepatol 52:206-10. 2010
  7. pmc Cardiac filling volumes versus pressures for predicting fluid responsiveness after cardiovascular surgery: the role of systolic cardiac function
    Ronald J Trof
    Vrije Universiteit Medical Centre, Department of Intensive Care, De Boelelaan 1117, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 15:R73. 2011
  8. ncbi Does the central venous pressure predict fluid responsiveness? An updated meta-analysis and a plea for some common sense
    Paul E Marik
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA, USA
    Crit Care Med 41:1774-81. 2013
  9. ncbi Fluid challenge revisited
    Jean Louis Vincent
    Department of Intensive Care, Erasme Hospital, Free University of Brussels, Belgium
    Crit Care Med 34:1333-7. 2006
  10. ncbi Noninvasive central venous pressure measurement by controlled compression sonography at the forearm
    Christoph Thalhammer
    Department of Vascular Medicine, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    J Am Coll Cardiol 50:1584-9. 2007

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  1. ncbi Monitoring intravascular volumes for postoperative volume therapy
    H Brock
    General Hospital, Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Linz, Austria
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 19:288-94. 2002
    ..The feasibility of monitoring measured intravascular volumes and the cardiac filling pressures were compared to reflect the optimal volume status of postoperative patients...
  2. ncbi Arterial and central venous pressure monitoring
    James A L Pittman
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Int Anesthesiol Clin 42:13-30. 2004
  3. ncbi Fluid resuscitation in septic shock: a positive fluid balance and elevated central venous pressure are associated with increased mortality
    John H Boyd
    University of British Columbia Critical Care Research Laboratories, Heart Lung Institute, St Paul s Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Crit Care Med 39:259-65. 2011
    To determine whether central venous pressure and fluid balance after resuscitation for septic shock are associated with mortality.
  4. ncbi Physical examination, central venous pressure, and chest radiography for the prediction of transpulmonary thermodilution-derived hemodynamic parameters in critically ill patients: a prospective trial
    Bernd Saugel
    II Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik, Klinikum rechts der Isar der Technischen Universitat Munchen, Ismaninger Strasse 22, D 81675 Munchen, Germany
    J Crit Care 26:402-10. 2011
    Physical examination, assessment of central venous pressure (CVP) and chest radiography are diagnostic tools for estimation of volume status in intensive care unit (ICU) patients...
  5. ncbi Usefulness of left ventricular stroke volume variation to assess fluid responsiveness in patients with reduced cardiac function
    Daniel A Reuter
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Munich, Grosshadern University Hospital, Germany
    Crit Care Med 31:1399-404. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the ability of monitoring stroke volume variation to predict volume responsiveness and to assess changes in preload in patients with reduced left ventricular function after cardiac surgery...
  6. ncbi Liver stiffness is directly influenced by central venous pressure
    Gunda Millonig
    Department of Medicine and Center for Alcohol Research, Liver Disease and Nutrition, Salem Medical Center, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Hepatol 52:206-10. 2010
    ..Since Fibroscan seems to be unreliable in patients with congestive heart failure, it remains to be determined whether hemodynamic changes affect LS irrespective of fibrosis...
  7. pmc Cardiac filling volumes versus pressures for predicting fluid responsiveness after cardiovascular surgery: the role of systolic cardiac function
    Ronald J Trof
    Vrije Universiteit Medical Centre, Department of Intensive Care, De Boelelaan 1117, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 15:R73. 2011
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  8. ncbi Does the central venous pressure predict fluid responsiveness? An updated meta-analysis and a plea for some common sense
    Paul E Marik
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA, USA
    Crit Care Med 41:1774-81. 2013
    Despite a previous meta-analysis that concluded that central venous pressure should not be used to make clinical decisions regarding fluid management, central venous pressure continues to be recommended for this purpose.
  9. ncbi Fluid challenge revisited
    Jean Louis Vincent
    Department of Intensive Care, Erasme Hospital, Free University of Brussels, Belgium
    Crit Care Med 34:1333-7. 2006
    ..To discuss the rationale, technique, and clinical application of the fluid challenge...
  10. ncbi Noninvasive central venous pressure measurement by controlled compression sonography at the forearm
    Christoph Thalhammer
    Department of Vascular Medicine, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    J Am Coll Cardiol 50:1584-9. 2007
    We sought to validate a new noninvasive technique to determine central venous pressure (CVP) using high-resolution compression sonography.
  11. ncbi Treatment of hepatorenal syndrome as defined by the international ascites club by albumin and furosemide infusion according to the central venous pressure: a prospective pilot study
    Jean Marie Peron
    Service d Hepato gastro enterologie, Fédération Digestive, Hopital Purpan, Toulouse, France
    Am J Gastroenterol 100:2702-7. 2005
    ..7 wks from the time of diagnosis. The aim of the present study was to examine the effects of albumin and furosemide administration tailored to central venous pressure (CVP) on renal function and clinical outcome.
  12. ncbi Comparison of central venous pressure and venous oxygen saturation from venous catheters placed in the superior vena cava or via a femoral vein: the numbers are not interchangeable
    Christopher J Groombridge
    Intensive Care Unit, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Crit Care Resusc 13:151-5. 2011
    ..To assess the effect of intra-abdominal pressure and intrathoracic pressures on these measurements...
  13. ncbi Dynamic preload indicators fail to predict fluid responsiveness in open-chest conditions
    Eric E C de Waal
    Division of Perioperative and Emergency Care, University Medical Center, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Crit Care Med 37:510-5. 2009
    ..However, in open-chest conditions, the value of these indices has not been systematically examined yet. We, therefore, evaluated the ability of PPV and SVV to predict fluid responsiveness under open- and closed-chest conditions...
  14. ncbi Correlation between inferior vena cava diameter and central venous pressure in critically ill patients
    Weerapan Wiwatworapan
    Department of Medicine, Maharat Nakhon Ratchasima Hospital, Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 95:320-4. 2012
    The inferior vena cava (IVC) diameter is often used to estimate central venous pressure (CVP); however, the correlation and the cutoff of IVC compared with CVP have not yet been described in a Thai-population.
  15. ncbi External jugular venous pressure as an alternative to conventional central venous pressure in right lobe donor hepatectomies
    Mohamed Hussein Abdullah
    National Liver Institute, Menofeya University, Egypt
    Exp Clin Transplant 9:393-8. 2011
    Many centers have adopted central vein cannulation both for central venous pressure monitoring and fluid administration for right hepatectomy in living-liver donors...
  16. ncbi Prospective evaluation of intravascular volume status in critically ill patients: does inferior vena cava collapsibility correlate with central venous pressure?
    Stanislaw P A Stawicki
    From the Division of Trauma, Critical Care, and Burn S P A S, D S E, D C E, C N, D E L, C H C, Department of Surgery, Department of Emergency Medicine E J A, CTB, D P B, and Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine N A A, Department of Internal Medicine, The Ohio State University College of Medicine Department of Anesthesiology A N S, The Ohio State College of Medicine and OPUS 12 Foundation Multi Center Trials Group S P A S, D C E, D E L, C H C, S C G, D P B, Columbus, Ohio Department of Anaesthesiology and Critical Care J M B, S V, Jubilee Mission Medical College and Research Institute, Thrissur, Kerala and Department of Emergency Medicine S C G, Global Hospital Group, Mumbai, India
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 76:956-63; discussion 963-4. 2014
    ....
  17. ncbi Association between central venous pressure and blood loss during hepatic resection in 984 living donors
    Y K Kim
    Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 53:601-6. 2009
    Although low central venous pressure (CVP) anesthesia has been used to minimize blood loss during hepatectomy, the efficacy of this technique remains controversial...
  18. ncbi Central venous pressure monitoring during living right donor hepatectomy
    Claus U Niemann
    Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0648, USA
    Liver Transpl 13:266-71. 2007
    Low central venous pressure (CVP) has been advocated during liver resection to reduce blood loss and transfusion requirements...
  19. ncbi Usefulness of respiratory variation of inferior vena cava diameter for estimation of elevated central venous pressure in children with cardiovascular disease
    Yoichi Iwamoto
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology, International Medical Center, Saitama Medical University, Saitama, Japan
    Circ J 75:1209-14. 2011
    ..inferior vena cava diameter (IVCD) and its respirophasic variation (IVC collapsibility index: IVCCI) with central venous pressure (CVP), and thereby to provide reference cut-offs for such IVC parameters to estimate elevation in CVP in ..
  20. ncbi Evaluation of mean systemic filling pressure from pulse contour cardiac output and central venous pressure
    Jacinta J Maas
    Department of Intensive Care, Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands
    J Clin Monit Comput 25:193-201. 2011
    ..Pmsf is obtained from the venous return curve, i.e. the relationship between central venous pressure (Pcv) and blood flow. We evaluated the feasibility and precision of Pmsf measurement.
  21. ncbi Assessment of cardiac preload status by pulse pressure variation in patients after anesthesia induction: comparison with central venous pressure and initial distribution volume of glucose
    Zhiyong He
    Department of Anesthesiology, Huashan Hospital, Fudan University, No 12 Urumqi Central Rd, 200040, Shanghai, People s Republic of China
    J Anesth 25:812-7. 2011
    ..In this study, we examined the correlation between PPV and other two cardiac preload indicators, central venous pressure (CVP) or initial distribution volume of glucose (IDVG), in patients after anesthesia induction.
  22. ncbi Volume assessment in patients with necrotizing pancreatitis: a comparison of intrathoracic blood volume index, central venous pressure, and hematocrit, and their correlation to cardiac index and extravascular lung water index
    Wolfgang Huber
    II Medizinische Klinik, Klinikum Rechts der Isar Technische Universität, Munchen, Germany
    Crit Care Med 36:2348-54. 2008
    ..Several studies suggest that intrathoracic blood volume index (ITBI) might be superior to central venous pressure (CVP) with regard to preload assessment...
  23. ncbi Central venous pressure during the post-anhepatic phase is not associated with early postoperative outcomes following orthotopic liver transplantation
    J B Cywinski
    Department of General Anesthesiology and Outcome Research, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Minerva Anestesiol 76:795-804. 2010
    ..Maintenance of hypovolemia as indicated by low central venous pressure has been associated with reduced blood loss and improved outcomes in some studies, but with higher 30-day ..
  24. ncbi Does a simple bedside sonographic measurement of the inferior vena cava correlate to central venous pressure?
    Robert A De Lorenzo
    Department of Clinical Investigation, Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234 6200, USA
    J Emerg Med 42:429-36. 2012
    Bedside ultrasound has been suggested as a non-invasive modality to estimate central venous pressure (CVP).
  25. ncbi Infrahepatic inferior vena cava clamping for reduction of central venous pressure and blood loss during hepatic resection: a randomized controlled trial
    Nuh N Rahbari
    Department of General, Visceral and Transplant Surgery, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Ann Surg 253:1102-10. 2011
    To evaluate the effectiveness and safety of infrahepatic inferior vena cava (IVC) clamping for reduction of central venous pressure (CVP) and blood loss during hepatic resection.
  26. ncbi A comparison of transcutaneous Doppler corrected flow time, b-type natriuretic peptide and central venous pressure as predictors of fluid responsiveness in septic shock: a preliminary evaluation
    D J Sturgess
    Department of Intensive Care, The Wesley Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Anaesth Intensive Care 38:336-41. 2010
    ..no comparison has been made between FTc, plasma B-type natriuretic peptide concentration (BNP) or central venous pressure. The aim of this preliminary study was to compare FTc, BNP and central venous pressure as predictors of ..
  27. ncbi Pulmonary artery occlusion pressure and central venous pressure fail to predict ventricular filling volume, cardiac performance, or the response to volume infusion in normal subjects
    Anand Kumar
    Division of Cardiovascular Disease and Critical Care Medicine, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Crit Care Med 32:691-9. 2004
    Pulmonary artery occlusion pressure and central venous pressure have been considered to be reliable measures of left and right ventricular preload in patients requiring invasive hemodynamic monitoring...
  28. ncbi Global end-diastolic volume as an indicator of cardiac preload in patients with septic shock
    Frederic Michard
    Medical Intensive Care Unit, Bicetre Hospital, University Paris XI, France
    Chest 124:1900-8. 2003
    ..To assess the value of the global end-diastolic volume (GEDV) evaluated by transpulmonary thermodilution as an indicator of cardiac preload...
  29. pmc Human cerebral venous outflow pathway depends on posture and central venous pressure
    J Gisolf
    Department of Physiology, Room M01 07, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, PO Box 22700, 1100 DE Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Physiol 560:317-27. 2004
    ..We set out to determine the effect of posture and central venous pressure (CVP) on the distribution of cerebral outflow over the internal jugular veins and the vertebral plexus, ..
  30. ncbi Assessing fluid responsiveness by stroke volume variation in mechanically ventilated patients with severe sepsis
    G Marx
    University of Liverpool, University Department of Anaesthesia, Liverpool, UK
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 21:132-8. 2004
    ..Our hypothesis was that stroke volume variation during mechanical ventilation of the lungs would allow accurate prediction and monitoring of changes in cardiac index in response to fluid loading in patients with severe sepsis...
  31. ncbi Venous function and central venous pressure: a physiologic story
    Simon Gelman
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Anesthesiology 108:735-48. 2008
    ..Effects of intrathoracic and intraabdominal pressures on venous return and central venous pressure as well as the value of central venous pressure as a diagnostic variable are discussed.
  32. ncbi Does central venous pressure predict fluid responsiveness? A systematic review of the literature and the tale of seven mares
    Paul E Marik
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, 834 Walnut St, Suite 650, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Chest 134:172-8. 2008
    b>Central venous pressure (CVP) is used almost universally to guide fluid therapy in hospitalized patients. Both historical and recent data suggest that this approach may be flawed.
  33. ncbi Effect of low central venous pressure and phlebotomy on blood product transfusion requirements during liver transplantations
    Luc Massicotte
    Department of Anesthesiology corrected Centre Hospitalier de l Université de Montréal CHUM, St Denis, QC, Canada
    Liver Transpl 12:117-23. 2006
    ..liver transplantations by changing their anesthesia practice, more specifically by maintaining a low central venous pressure (CVP), through restriction of volume replacement, elimination of all plasma transfusion and by using ..
  34. ncbi Bleeding during hepatectomy can be reduced by clamping the inferior vena cava below the liver
    Takehito Otsubo
    Department of Surgery, Institute of Gastroenterology, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
    Surgery 135:67-73. 2004
    ..Bleeding from the outflow system is closely related to central venous pressure (CVP)...
  35. ncbi Increased central venous pressure is associated with impaired renal function and mortality in a broad spectrum of patients with cardiovascular disease
    Kevin Damman
    Department of Cardiology, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Am Coll Cardiol 53:582-8. 2009
    We sought to investigate the relationship between increased central venous pressure (CVP), renal function, and mortality in a broad spectrum of cardiovascular patients.
  36. ncbi The role of central venous pressure and type of vascular control in blood loss during major liver resections
    Vassilios Smyrniotis
    Department of Surgery, University of Athens School of Medicine, Athens, Greece
    Am J Surg 187:398-402. 2004
    ..Our study aims at assessing the effects of different levels of CVP in relation to type of vascular control on perioperative blood loss and patient outcome...
  37. ncbi Emergency department bedside ultrasonographic measurement of the caval index for noninvasive determination of low central venous pressure
    Arun D Nagdev
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 55:290-5. 2010
    ..emergency department (ED) patients undergoing central venous catheterization, we determine whether a greater than or equal to 50% decrease in inferior vena cava diameter is associated with a central venous pressure of less than 8 mm Hg.
  38. ncbi Accuracy of emergency physician assessment of left ventricular ejection fraction and central venous pressure using echocardiography
    Marco R Randazzo
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Alameda County Medical Center, Oakland, CA 94602, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 10:973-7. 2003
    ..The authors evaluated the accuracy of emergency physician (EP) performance of echocardiography in the assessment of left ventricular ejection fraction (LVEF) and central venous pressure (CVP).
  39. ncbi Influence of increased central venous pressure on baroreflex control of sympathetic activity in humans
    N Charkoudian
    Dept of Physiology and Biomedical Engineering, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 287:H1658-62. 2004
    ..We tested whether acute increases in central venous pressure (CVP) diminished subsequent responsiveness of muscle sympathetic nerve activity (MSNA) to rapid changes ..
  40. ncbi Inferior vena cava diameter (IVCD) measured with transesophageal echocardiography (TEE) can be used to derive the central venous pressure (CVP) in anesthetized mechanically ventilated patients
    Mary E Arthur
    Department of Anesthesiology, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia 30912, USA
    Echocardiography 26:140-9. 2009
    ..Using transesophageal echocardiography (TEE) we sought to determine if the inferior vena cava diameter (IVCD) could be used to derive the central venous pressure (CVP) in anesthetized, mechanically ventilated patients.
  41. ncbi Central venous pressure: A useful but not so simple measurement
    Sheldon Magder
    McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Crit Care Med 34:2224-7. 2006
    To review the clinical use of central venous pressure measurements.
  42. pmc Is the central venous pressure reading equally reliable if the central line is inserted via the femoral vein
    Joel Desmond
    Emergency Department, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9WL, UK
    Emerg Med J 20:467-9. 2003
    ..The author, date and country of publication, patient group studied, study type, relevant outcomes, results and study weaknesses of these best papers are tabulated. A clinical bottom line is stated...
  43. ncbi Assessment of intrathoracic blood volume as an indicator of cardiac preload: single transpulmonary thermodilution technique versus assessment of pressure preload parameters derived from a pulmonary artery catheter
    C Wiesenack
    Department of Anaesthesia, University Hospital, Regensburg, Germany
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 15:584-8. 2001
    ..Hypovolemia, defined as central venous pressure (CVP) <10 mmHg and pulmonary capillary wedge pressure (PCWP) <12 mmHg, was treated by infusion of 6%..
  44. ncbi Non-invasive evaluation of central venous pressure by echocardiography
    Paulo Marcelino
    Unidade de Cuidados Intensivos, Hospital de Curry Cabral, Lisboa
    Rev Port Cardiol 21:125-33. 2002
    b>Central venous pressure (CVP) is an important hemodynamic parameter, reflecting the patient's volume status...
  45. ncbi Lack of agreement between central venous pressure and pulmonary capillary wedge pressure in preeclampsia
    A C Bolte
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Free University Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Hypertens Pregnancy 19:261-71. 2000
    To establish if agreement exists between central venous pressure (CVP) and pulmonary capillary wedge pressure (PCWP) measurements in severe hypertension in pregnancy as analyzed by tests of bias, precision, and 95% limits of agreement.
  46. ncbi The association between central venous pressure, pneumoperitoneum, and venous carbon dioxide embolism in laparoscopic hepatectomy
    S Jayaraman
    Division of General Surgery, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Western Ontario, 339 Windermere Road, London, ON, N6A 5A5, Canada
    Surg Endosc 23:2369-73. 2009
    ..This risk may be increased with positive pressure carbon dioxide (CO(2)) pneumoperitoneum (PP). This may be exacerbated further when low central venous pressure (CVP) anesthesia is used to minimize hemorrhage during liver resection.
  47. ncbi Coupling of central venous pressure and intracranial pressure in a 6-year-old patient with fontan circulation and intracranial hemorrhage
    Clara Kurishima
    Department of Pediatrics and Pediatric Cardiology, Saitama Medical University, Saitama, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 91:1611-3. 2011
    ..Inhalation of nitric oxide resulted in reduction of central venous pressure (CVP) and precipitous fall in ICP, which was otherwise resistant to conventional therapy...
  48. ncbi Central venous pressure measurements improve the accuracy of leg raising-induced change in pulse pressure to predict fluid responsiveness
    Karim Lakhal
    Service de Réanimation Médicale et Maladies Infectieuses, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, Assistance Publique des Hopitaux de Paris, Paris, France
    Intensive Care Med 36:940-8. 2010
    ..We assessed the influence of PLR-induced changes in preload on the performance of PLR-induced change in pulse pressure (Delta(PLR)PP) and cardiac output (Delta(PLR)CO) for fluid responsiveness prediction...
  49. ncbi Randomized controlled trial to investigate influence of the fluid challenge on duration of hospital stay and perioperative morbidity in patients with hip fractures
    R Venn
    Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Worthing Hospital, W Sussex UK
    Br J Anaesth 88:65-71. 2002
    ....
  50. ncbi Measurement of central venous pressure from a peripheral vein in infants and children
    Joseph D Tobias
    Department of Child Health, The University of Missouri, Columbia 65212, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 19:428-30. 2003
    Previous studies in adults have demonstrated a clinically useful correlation between central venous pressure (CVP) measured from a peripheral intravenous catheter and that measured from a central venous catheter...
  51. ncbi Central venous pressure versus pulmonary artery catheter-directed shock resuscitation
    Bruce A McKinley
    Department of Surgery, The Methodist Hospital and The Methodist Hospital Research Institute, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Shock 32:463-70. 2009
    ..As an alternative, we developed a protocol that used central venous pressure (CVP) to guide decision making for interventions to regain hemodynamic stability [mean arterial pressure (..
  52. ncbi Relative value of pressures and volumes in assessing fluid responsiveness after valvular and coronary artery surgery
    Rose Marieke B G E Breukers
    Department of Intensive Care, Institute for Cardiovascular Research, VU University Medical Center, De Boelelaan 1117, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 35:62-8. 2009
    ..The aim of the study was to compare VS and CAS in the value of cardiac filling pressures and volumes herein...
  53. ncbi Correlation of peripheral venous pressure and central venous pressure in surgical patients
    D Amar
    Department of Anesthesiology, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 15:40-3. 2001
    OBJECTIVE: To determine the degree of agreement between central venous pressure (CVP) and peripheral venous pressure (PVP) in surgical patients. DESIGN: Prospective study. SETTING: University hospital...
  54. ncbi How to use central venous pressure measurements
    Sheldon Magder
    McGill University Health Centre, Royal Victoria Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Curr Opin Crit Care 11:264-70. 2005
    b>Central venous pressure is a very common clinical measurement, but it is frequently misunderstood and misused. As with all hemodynamic measurements, it is important to understand its basic principles.
  55. ncbi Experimental extracorporeal membrane oxygenation reduces central venous pressure: an adjunct to control of venous hemorrhage?
    Magnus Larsson
    Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Perfusion 25:217-23. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that venoarterial ECMO could reduce the central venous pressure in the trauma scenario, thus, alleviating major venous hemorrhage.
  56. pmc Early goal-directed therapy after major surgery reduces complications and duration of hospital stay. A randomised, controlled trial [ISRCTN38797445]
    Rupert Pearse
    Adult Intensive Care Unit, St George s Hospital, Blackshaw Road, London SW17 0QT, UK
    Crit Care 9:R687-93. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of post-operative GDT on the incidence of complications and duration of hospital stay in patients undergoing general surgery...
  57. ncbi Optimization of cardiac preload during laparoscopic donor nephrectomy: a preliminary study of central venous pressure versus esophageal Doppler monitoring
    L S Feldman
    Steinberg Bernstein Centre for Minimally Invasive Surgery, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Surg Endosc 18:412-6. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare central venous pressure (CVP) monitoring with a noninvasive measure of cardiac preload (esophageal Doppler) during LDN.
  58. ncbi Changes in central venous pressure with vasoactive drug injections in humans
    Elizabeth A Martin
    Dept of Physiology and Biomedical Engineering, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester MN 55905, USA
    Clin Auton Res 15:121-5. 2005
    We tested whether central venous pressure (CVP) changes during vasoactive drug injections used for baroreflex assessment in humans...
  59. ncbi Intraoperative oesophageal Doppler guided fluid management shortens postoperative hospital stay after major bowel surgery
    H G Wakeling
    Department of Anaesthesia, Worthing Hospital, Lyndhurst Road, Worthing BN11 2DH, UK
    Br J Anaesth 95:634-42. 2005
    ..We assessed whether using intraoperative oesophageal Doppler guided fluid management to minimize hypovolaemia would reduce postoperative hospital stay and the time before return of gut function after colorectal surgery...
  60. ncbi Assessment of fluid responsiveness in mechanically ventilated cardiac surgical patients
    C Wiesenack
    University Hospital of Regensburg, Department of Anaesthesiology, Regensburg, Germany
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 22:658-65. 2005
    ..in transoesophageal echo-derived aortic blood velocity (deltaVpeak), intrathoracic blood volume index, central venous pressure and pulmonary capillary wedge pressure to predict the response of stroke volume index to volume ..
  61. ncbi The intrathoracic blood volume index as an indicator of fluid responsiveness in critically ill patients with acute circulatory failure: a comparison with central venous pressure
    Laurent Muller
    Division Anesthésie Réanimation Douleur Urgences, Groupe Hospitalo Universitaire Caremeau, CHU Nimes, place du Professeur Robert Debré, 30029 Nimes Cedex 9, France
    Anesth Analg 107:607-13. 2008
    The intrathoracic blood volume index (ITBVI) and central venous pressure (CVP) are routinely used to predict fluid responsiveness in critically ill patients with acute circulatory failure (systolic blood pressure < 90 mm Hg or ..
  62. ncbi Half clamping of the infrahepatic inferior vena cava reduces bleeding during a hepatectomy by decreasing the central venous pressure
    Kazuhisa Uchiyama
    Second Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, Wakayama Medical University, Wakayama, Japan
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 394:243-7. 2009
    Bleeding from the hepatic vein is closely related to central venous pressure (CVP). To evaluate the effect of low central venous pressure during a hepatectomy, the infrahepatic inferior vena cava (IVC) was half clamped.
  63. ncbi Intraoperative peripherally inserted central venous catheter central venous pressure monitoring in abdominal aortic aneurysm reconstruction
    Elisabeth C McLemore
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic Arizona, Scottsdale, AZ, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 20:577-81. 2006
    ..PACs), and peripherally inserted central venous catheters (PICCs) have been reported to measure central venous pressure (CVP) accurately...
  64. ncbi Cardiac filling pressures are not appropriate to predict hemodynamic response to volume challenge
    David Osman
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire de Bicêtre, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Universite Paris XI, Le Kremlin Bicetre, France
    Crit Care Med 35:64-8. 2007
    Values of central venous pressure of 8-12 mm Hg and of pulmonary artery occlusion pressure of 12-15 mm Hg have been proposed as volume resuscitation targets in recent international guidelines on management of severe sepsis...
  65. ncbi Static and dynamic components of esophageal and central venous pressure during intra-abdominal hypertension
    Franco Valenza
    Istituto di Anestesia e Rianimazione, Fondazione Policlinico Ospedale Maggiore, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena IRCCS, Milano, Italy
    Crit Care Med 35:1575-81. 2007
    To investigate the effects of intra-abdominal hypertension on esophageal and central venous pressure considering values obtained at end-expiration (i.e., in static conditions) and during tidal volume delivery (i.e., in dynamic conditions).
  66. ncbi The clinical role of central venous pressure measurements
    Sheldon Magder
    McGill University Health Centre, Royal Victoria Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Intensive Care Med 22:44-51. 2007
    b>Central venous pressure (CVP) is commonly measured, but its clinical use is still not clear. We argue that the interpretation of the CVP needs to be considered in conjunction with an assessment of cardiac output...
  67. ncbi Estimation of central venous pressure by ultrasound of the internal jugular vein
    B Lipton
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Anaheim, CA 92807, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 18:432-4. 2000
    This article describes a simple, new technique using ultrasound (US) to estimate central venous pressure (CVP). The sonographic patterns of the internal jugular vein (IJV) with a low, normal, and elevated CVP are also described...
  68. ncbi Assessment of cardiac preload and left ventricular function under increasing levels of positive end-expiratory pressure
    Thomas Luecke
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Faculty of Clinical Medicine, University Hospital of Mannheim, Mannheim, Germany
    Intensive Care Med 30:119-26. 2004
    ..volume (RVEDV) and intrathoracic blood volume (ITBV) represent cardiac preload and are superior to central venous pressure (CVP) or pulmonary capillary wedge pressure (PCWP)...
  69. ncbi Are heat stroke patients fluid depleted? Importance of monitoring central venous pressure as a simple guideline for fluid therapy
    M A Seraj
    Department of Surgery, King Khalid University Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Resuscitation 21:33-9. 1991
    ..b>Central venous pressure (C.V.P.) measurements indicated that most victims of heat stroke had normal C.V.P...
  70. ncbi Relationship between central venous pressure and bioimpedance vector analysis in critically ill patients
    A Piccoli
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, University of Padova, Italy
    Crit Care Med 28:132-7. 2000
    To assess the relationship between central venous pressure values and bioelectrical impedance vector analysis (BIVA), which may be used as complementary methods in the bedside monitoring of fluid status.
  71. ncbi Venous Doppler velocimetry in relationship to central venous pressure and heart rate during hypoxia in the ovine fetus
    S Gudmundsson
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Lund, University Hospital MAS, Malmo, Sweden
    J Perinat Med 27:81-90. 1999
    ..The aim of this study was to examine fetal venous blood velocity in relationship to pressure gradient across the DV during hypoxia in a fetal lamb preparation...
  72. ncbi Central venous pressure, pulmonary capillary wedge pressure and intrathoracic blood volumes as preload indicators in cardiac surgery patients
    O Godje
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University Hospital Grosshadern, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 13:533-9; discussion 539-40. 1998
    ..Measurement of right atria, right ventricular, global end diastolic and intrathoracic blood volume index by arterial thermal dye dilution utilizing the COLD-system may represent an alternative...
  73. ncbi Usefulness of the external jugular vein examination in detecting abnormal central venous pressure in critically ill patients
    Ajeet G Vinayak
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Ill, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:2132-7. 2006
    b>Central venous pressure (CVP) provides important information for the management of critically ill patients. The external jugular vein (EJV) is easier to visualize than the internal jugular vein and may give a reliable estimate of CVP.
  74. ncbi Assessing fluid responses after coronary surgery: role of mathematical coupling of global end-diastolic volume to cardiac output measured by transpulmonary thermodilution
    Rose Marieke B G E Breukers
    Department of Intensive Care and Institute for Cardiovascular Research, The Netherlands
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 26:954-60. 2009
    ....
  75. ncbi Central venous pressure and impaired renal function in patients with acute heart failure
    Heiko Uthoff
    Department of Angiology, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    Eur J Heart Fail 13:432-9. 2011
    To determine the relationship between central venous pressure (CVP) and renal function in patients with acute heart failure (AHF) presenting to the emergency department.
  76. ncbi Central venous pressure monitoring
    Sheldon Magder
    McGill University Health Centre, Royal Victoria Hospital, Division of Critical Care, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Curr Opin Crit Care 12:219-27. 2006
    The proper use of central venous pressure requires a good understanding of basic measurement techniques and features of the waveform.
  77. ncbi Peripheral venous pressure as a predictor of central venous pressure during orthotopic liver transplantation
    Nir Hoftman
    Department of Anesthesiology, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1778, USA
    J Clin Anesth 18:251-5. 2006
    To assess the reliability of peripheral venous pressure (PVP) as a predictor of central venous pressure (CVP) in the setting of rapidly fluctuating hemodynamics during orthotopic liver transplant surgery.
  78. ncbi Can peripheral venous pressure be interchangeable with central venous pressure in patients undergoing cardiac surgery?
    Roger Desjardins
    Department of Anesthesiology and Surgery, Montreal Heart Institute, 5000 Belanger Street East, H1T 1C8, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Intensive Care Med 30:627-32. 2004
    ..There is growing interest in the use of peripheral venous sites for estimating central venous pressure (CVP)...
  79. ncbi Comparison of acute cardiovascular responses to water immersion and head-down tilt in humans
    Makoto Shiraishi
    Neurology Division, St Marianna University School of Medicine, Kawasaki, Kanagawa 216 8511, Japan
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 92:264-8. 2002
    ..In conclusion, the hypothesis was not confirmed because the cardiac atria were similarly distended by acute HDT and WI and the release of vasoconstrictor hormones were suppressed to the same extent...
  80. ncbi Effects of sternotomy on heart-lung interaction in patients undergoing cardiac surgery receiving pressure-controlled mechanical ventilation
    R A De Blasi
    Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, University La Sapienza, 2nd Faculty of Medicine, Sant Andrea Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 51:441-6. 2007
    ..Our primary aim was to investigate how the interaction changes during sternotomy by evaluating pulse pressure variations (PPV) with the chest closed and after sternotomy in patients ventilated using the pressure-controlled mode...
  81. ncbi Does a positive end-expiratory pressure-induced reduction in stroke volume indicate preload responsiveness? An experimental study
    P Lambert
    Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Center for Cardiovascular Research, Aalborg Hospital, Arhus University Hospitals, Aalborg, Denmark
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 51:415-25. 2007
    ..In addition, other measures of fluid status were assessed...
  82. ncbi Arterial and central venous pressure monitoring
    Atilio Barbeito
    Department of Anesthesiology, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3094, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Anesthesiol Clin 24:717-35. 2006
    ..Like arterial pressure waveforms, CVP waveform morphology can provide important information about clinical pathophysiology...
  83. ncbi Comparative cardiovascular, analgesic, and sedative effects of medetomidine, medetomidine-hydromorphone, and medetomidine-butorphanol in dogs
    Wei Chen Kuo
    Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164, USA
    Am J Vet Res 65:931-7. 2004
    ..1 mg of hydromorphone/kg), and medetomidine-butorphanol (20 microg of medetomidine/kg and 0.2 mg of butorphanol tartrate/kg) in dogs...
  84. ncbi Hemodynamic and respiratory changes during lung recruitment and descending optimal positive end-expiratory pressure titration in patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome
    Ildiko Toth
    Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Therapy, University of Pecs, Hungary
    Crit Care Med 35:787-93. 2007
    ..To investigate respiratory and hemodynamic changes during lung recruitment and descending optimal positive end-expiratory pressure (PEEP) titration...
  85. ncbi Effects of continuous high-volume hemofiltration on experimental severe acute pancreatitis in pigs
    Weiqin Li
    Surgical Intensive Care Unit, Research Institute of General Surgery, Jinling Hospital, Medical School of Nanjing University, Jiangsu Province, China
    Pancreas 34:112-9. 2007
    ..To compare the effects of different doses of hemofiltration on severe acute pancreatitis (SAP) in pigs...
  86. ncbi Practical issues of hemodynamic monitoring at the bedside
    Patricio M Polanco
    Division of Trauma, Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, F1275 Scaife Hall, 3550 Terrace Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 86:1431-56. 2006
    ..The current clinical data relevant to hemodynamic monitoring are reviewed and discussed...
  87. ncbi Effects of xenon on mesenteric blood flow
    R Bogdanski
    Technische Universitat Munchen, Klinik fur Anaesthesiologie, Munich, Germany
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 20:98-103. 2003
    ..We determined the effects of different inhaled xenon concentrations on mesenteric blood flow and mesenteric oxygen consumption in pigs sedated with intravenous propofol...
  88. ncbi Effect of NO synthase inhibition on cardiovascular and pulmonary dysfunction in a porcine short-term model of endotoxic shock
    M Albertini
    Dipartimento di Patologia Animale, Igiene e Sanita Pubblica Veterinaria, sez di Biochimica e Fisiologia, Università degli Studi di Milan, Milan, Italy
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 67:365-72. 2002
    ....
  89. ncbi Intravascular fluid administration and hemodynamic performance during open abdominal surgery
    Christer H Svensen
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, USA
    Anesth Analg 103:671-6. 2006
    ..Pulmonary artery wedge pressure and central venous pressure responded to IV fluid with an increase that correlated with accompanying plasma dilution...
  90. ncbi Syncope--an unusual presentation of ventricle dysfunction in a patient with Fontan circulation
    Daniel Holmgren
    The Department of Paediatrics, Division of Paediatric Cardiology, Queen Silvia s Children s Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Clin Physiol Funct Imaging 23:120-2. 2003
    ..fall in blood pressure and blood oxygenation was observed, paralleled by an increase in heart rate and central venous pressure. Although a slight increase in pulmonary vascular resistance could not be excluded, the reaction was ..
  91. ncbi In vivo versus in vitro comparison of swine cardiac performance: induction of cardiodepression with halothane
    Daniel C Sigg
    University of Minnesota, Department of Surgery, USA
    Eur J Pharmacol 543:97-107. 2006
    ..g., compensatory responses due to autonomic controls...
  92. ncbi Haemodynamic monitoring in acute heart failure
    Maurizio Cecconi
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, St George s Hospital, London, SW17 0QT, UK
    Heart Fail Rev 12:105-11. 2007
    ..Haemodynamic driven early goal directed therapy are largely awaited in this field of medicine...
  93. ncbi Principals of hemodynamic monitoring
    Patricio M Polanco
    Division of Trauma, Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Contrib Nephrol 156:133-57. 2007
    ..However, to be used effectively its applications and limitations need to be defined and its values applied within the context of proven therapeutic approaches...
  94. ncbi Evaluation of corrected flow time in oesophageal Doppler as a predictor of fluid responsiveness
    J H Lee
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Seoul National University Hospital, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul 110 744, Republic of Korea
    Br J Anaesth 99:343-8. 2007
    ..ability of FTc to predict fluid responsiveness and compared this with the abilities of other preload indices, such as pulse pressure variation (PPV), central venous pressure (CVP), and left ventricular end-diastolic area index (LVEDAI).
  95. ncbi The effect of methylene blue on the hemodynamic changes during ischemia reperfusion injury in orthotopic liver transplantation
    Heike Koelzow
    St James s University Hospital, Beckett Street, Leeds, UK
    Anesth Analg 94:824-9, table of contents. 2002
    ..02). There was no difference in systemic vascular resistance or central venous pressure. Serum lactate levels were lower at 1 h after reperfusion in MB patients, suggesting better tissue ..
  96. ncbi Intrathoracic blood volume index measured by thermodilution for preload monitoring after cardiac surgery
    Daniel A Reuter
    Department of Anesthesiology, Ludwig Maximiliaus University GroBhadern University Hospital, Munich, Germany
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 16:191-5. 2002
    ..surgery compared with conventional transpulmonary arterial dye dilution ITBVI and with conventional monitoring (central venous pressure [CVP] and left ventricular end-diastolic area index [EDAI] by transesophageal echocardiography).
  97. ncbi WISE-2005: developing a non-invasive method to monitor cardiovascular deconditioning
    N Gagne
    Cardiorespiratory and Vascular Dynamics Lab, Univ Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    J Gravit Physiol 14:P137-8. 2007
    We have determined the gain of the cardiopulmonary baroreflex (CPBR) by measuring the central venous pressure (CVP) by venous catheter and calculating the total peripheral resistance (TPR) from mean arterial pressure (MAP) by Finometer ..
  98. ncbi Effects of induction of anaesthesia with sufentanil and positive-pressure ventilation on the intra- to extrathoracic volume distribution
    T von Spiegel
    University of Bonn, Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Germany
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 19:428-35. 2002
    ..A decreased preload may contribute to this phenomenon. The aim was to investigate whether a change in cardiac filling occurs following the induction of general anaesthesia with sufentanil under typical clinical conditions...
  99. ncbi Cardiopulmonary effects of intrathoracic insufflation in dogs
    Curt M Daly
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Washington State University, Pullman 99164, USA
    J Am Anim Hosp Assoc 38:515-20. 2002
    ..insufflation of the intrathoracic space on cardiac output (CO), heart rate (HR), arterial pressure (AP), central venous pressure (CVP), and percent saturation of hemoglobin with oxygen (SPO2) in anesthetized dogs...
  100. ncbi Early goal-directed therapy in moderate to high-risk cardiac surgery patients
    Poonam Malhotra Kapoor
    Department of Cardiac Anaesthesia, Cardiothoracic and Neurosciences Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi, India
    Ann Card Anaesth 11:27-34. 2008
    ..All the subjects received standardized care; arterial pressure was monitored through radial artery, central venous pressure through a triple lumen in the right internal jugular vein, electrocardiogram, oxygen saturation, ..
  101. pmc Prediction of volume response under open-chest conditions during coronary artery bypass surgery
    Michael Sander
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Campus Virchow Klinikum and Campus Charite Mitte, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    Crit Care 11:R121. 2007
    ..Neither a clinical approach alone nor conventional parameters like central venous pressure (CVP) and pulmonary capillary wedge pressure (PCWP) are thought to be sufficient for recognizing fluid ..

Research Grants28

  1. Omega-3 Fatty Acids, Neurohumoral Activation, and Human Heart Failure
    Kevin D Monahan; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..microneurography, Doppler ultrasound estimates of renal blood flow velocity and whole limb blood flow, [central venous pressure], and numerous biochemical measures to assess the state of neurohumoral activation...
  2. Detection and Quantification of Neonatal Intraventricular Hemorrhage
    Michael D Weiss; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Many physiologic disturbances (e.g., loss of cerebral blood flow autoregulation, increased central venous pressure, hypotension) have been associated with IVHs through retrospective studies, but exact cause-effect ..
  3. Mechanisms of Cardiac Function and Cerebral Vascular Control during Heat Stress
    Robert Matthew Brothers; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Specific Aim 1: Tests the hypothesis that restoration of central blood volume (indexed by central venous pressure) during heat stress improves blood pressure control and orthostatic tolerance...
  4. Short-term mesenteric lymphatic adaptation to trauma-related intestinal edema
    Emily Wilson; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..When interstitial pressure exceeds central venous pressure, lymphatic vessels can act as conduit vessels, passively transporting lymph down a pressure gradient...
  5. INTERACTION OF CARDIOVASCULAR REFLEXES IN EXERCISE
    Gary Mack; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..characteristics of each baroreflex by selectively manipulating either carotid sinus transmural or central venous pressure. The linear relationship between forearm vascular resistance (FVR) and CVP determined during low levels ..
  6. Noninvasive Quantification of the Resistance Baroeflex
    Ramakrishna Mukkamala; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..with atrio-ventricular (AV) block and instrumented for cardiac pacing and measurement of ABP, CO, and central venous pressure (CVP)...
  7. PHYSIOLOGIC BENEFITS OF BIVENTRICULAR PACING IN CHF
    Mohamed Hamdan; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..During phase 1 and 2, arterial pressure, central venous pressure and muscle sympathetic nerve activity using microneurography will be recorded during sinus rhythm, atrial ..
  8. THERMODILUTION RIGHT VENTRICULAR EJECTION FRACTION
    WILLIAM SANTAMORE; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..A catheter (tube) is placed in the right heart through a vein. From this catheter, central venous pressure and pulmonary artery pressure can be measured...
  9. Real Time Risk of Mortality in Critically III Children
    DANIEL KOCIS; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..real time continuous physiologic monitoring parameters (i.e. temperature, heart rate, blood pressure, central venous pressure, pulsed oximetry, and end tidal carbon dioxide concentrations); b...
  10. EFFECT OF ATRIAL NATRIURETIC FACTOR IN HUMANS
    Thomas Ebert; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..of previous studies has been the lack of control of cardiac filling pressures during ANF infusions: central venous pressure and pulmonary capillary wedge pressure decline significantly during infusions...
  11. Improving Flow Dynamics in Fontan Surgeries
    Ajit Yoganathan; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..improvements in post-TCPC hemodynamics achieved by treating congenital abnormalities associated with the ascending aorta; (vi) determine the feasibility of reducing post-TCPC central venous pressure using a pressure regulator/pump.
  12. Skin Blood Flow in Diabetes: Local and Reflex Control
    Nisha Charkoudian; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  13. Neural and non-neural modulators of skin blood flow and sweating in humans
    CRAIG CRANDALL; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..e. diabetes, heart failure, etc) and non-disease (i.e. aging) conditions. ..
  14. MRS Detects Metabolic Dysfunction after Brain Injury
    Paul Vespa; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The knowledge from the proposed studies will have widespread application to critical care of neurotrauma patients. ..
  15. STI571 Therapy for Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors
    Ronald DeMatteo; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The results are essential to advance our understanding of GIST biology and determine the therapeutic value and limitations of STI571. ..
  16. Natural Killer Dendritic Cells in Listeria Infection
    Ronald DeMatteo; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  17. Post Traumatic Nonconvulsive Epileptiform Activity
    Paul Vespa; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The hypothesis and unique approach come at a crucial time of failed clinical trials and address an important new therapeutic target. ..
  18. Skin Cooling to Improve Orthostatic Tolerance
    CRAIG CRANDALL; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  19. Integrity of the Pulmonary Blood-Gas Barrier
    John West; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..In addition, at the more basic level, this research is devoted to a fundamental biological dilemma of the lung, namely how the blood-gas barrier combines extreme thinness with immense strength. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  20. RIGHT VENTRICULAR DYSFUNCTION AFTER PRESSURE OVERLOAD
    Clifford Greyson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  21. Integrative Cardiovascular Control During Exercise in Hypertension
    DONAL S O apos LEARY; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  22. Discharge Planning and Telehealth for Post CABG Elders
    Ruth Kleinpell; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  23. LUNG INJURY, PERFLUOROCARBONS, AND HEMORRHAGIC SHOCK
    JOHN YOUNGER; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  24. NTS Adenosine Receptors in Cardiovascular Control
    DONAL S O apos LEARY; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  25. 5-HT1A-agonist mediated recovery in hypovolemic shock
    Karie Scrogin; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We will also assess the ability of clinically available 5-HT1A agonists to delay the transition from hypovolemic shock to circulatory collapse. ..
  26. Autologous Cellular Therapy for Ventricular Dysfunction
    Robert Kormos; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  27. INTEGRATIVE ASPECTS OF CARDIOVASCULAR FUNCTION
    Don Sheriff; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  28. Concept: Stress, Cytokines and Heart Disease in Police
    WARREN FRANKE; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The proposed work is significant because it is expected to increase our understanding of the mechanisms underlying the pathogenesis of cardiovascular disease in this high stress occupation. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..