Tag AAA Repair
CCC Critical Care compendium 340

AAA Repair Patient Hot Case

GENERAL APPROACH Emergency or Elective End-organ damage Complications– brain injury– spinal cord ischaemia– ileus– MI– lower limb ischaemia– compartment syndromes– renal injury INTRODUCTION CUBICLE dialysis INFUSIONS vasoactives fluid boluses sedation analgesia transpyloric feeding: ileus, ischaemia TPN VENTILATOR mode level of…
CCC Critical Care compendium 340

Hypertension Post AAA Repair

OVERVIEW common potential life threatening -> myocardial ischaemia, anastomotic rupture, CVA requires urgent management and cause identification CAUSES equipment/measurement error: check arterial line trace, transducer, NIBP wound pain: analgesia full bladder: make sure catheter draining inadequate sedation: sedate incomplete neuromuscular…