Does Dexmedetomidine Provide Cardioprotection in Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting With Cardiopulmonary Bypass? A Pilot Study


TOSUN Z. , Baktir M., Kahraman H. C. , Başkol G. , Guler G. , Boyaci A.

JOURNAL OF CARDIOTHORACIC AND VASCULAR ANESTHESIA, vol.27, no.4, pp.710-715, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1053/j.jvca.2012.12.013
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CARDIOTHORACIC AND VASCULAR ANESTHESIA
  • Page Numbers: pp.710-715

Abstract

Objective: The purpose of this pilot study was to evaluate whether dexmedetomidine has a cardioprotective effect during coronary artery bypass graft surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB).