• In Vitro Adsorption of Analgosedative Drugs in New Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Circuits

    3 monthes ago - By Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

    Objective:
    Evaluate drug disposition of sedatives and analgesics in the Xenios/Novalung extracorporeal membrane oxygenation circuits.
    Design:
    In vitro experimental study.
    Setting:
    Erasmus MC - Sophia Children's Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.
    Subjects:
    Nine closed-loop extracorporeal membrane oxygenation circuits, made up of the iLA Activve console with four different iLA Activve kits: two X-lung kits, two iLA-Activve iLA kits, two MiniLung kits, and three MiniLung petite kits.
    Interventions:
    The circuits were primed with fresh whole blood and maintained under physiologic conditions...
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  • Evaluating quality of life of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation survivors using the pediatric quality of life inventory survey

    Evaluating quality of life of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation survivors using the pediatric quality of life inventory survey

    3 monthes ago - By Journal of Pediatric Surgery

    This study assesses the impact of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation associated morbidities on long-term quality of life outcomes.
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