Category Cardiothoracic Surgery
CCC Critical Care Compendium 680


Clevidipine is a drug used as an infusion for severe hypertension or patients who require narrow blood pressure parameters.
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Claude Beck

Claude Schaeffer Beck (1894-1971) was an American Cardiac Surgeon. Described two cardiac compression triads (1935); first successful use of a defibrillator on a human (1947)
Network Five Journal Club Podcast 340

Network Five: ECMO

Network Five Emergency Medicine Journal Club Episode 4 - ECMO: Review of DOSE VF, setting up an ECMO service, and D-dimer
SMACC 2019 red clinical critical care 340

Cardiac transplant

When time is muscle every second counts. Cardiac failure may not be so terminal after all, with Emily Granger
CCC Critical Care compendium 340

Lung Transplant

Can have one or both lungs transplanted depending on disease process. Single lung transplants only suitable for non-infective conditions that will not go on to damage new lung, with no cardiac disease