Procedures. Intermediate Format: Pericardiectomy/Pericardial Window. Objectives. Assess the related terminology and pathophysiology of the heart. Analyze the diagnostic interventions for a patient undergoing a pericardiectomy.
Which medication is commonly given IV about 3-5 min prior to cross-clamping the artery during Arteriotomy?
All of the following are sutures used in CV surgery to suture vessels or vascular grafts except:
Which of the following procedures would commonly require the use of extracorporeal circulation (heart-lung bypass)?
The vessel used to increase the overall blood supply to the heart following CABG is the :
The creation of a commuication between an artery and a vein for hemodialysis access is called a(n)
Which of the following bypass grafts would require preclotting?
The procedure in which a Fogerty Catheter is used to remove blockage of a vessel is referred to as:
The autogenous graft which is left in place after destruction of the internal valves and then sutured into the arterial system is:
Specific equipment used during surgery on a pt with a pacemaker in place should include:
A Femoro-popliteal Bypass is scheduled. Which self-retaining retractor would be used to facilitate exploration of the femoral artery?