Clinical Studies

Dialysis

Intradialytic exercise increases cardiac power index

Authors: Brent Momb, Samuel Arlington Headley, Tracey Matthews, Michael J. Germain In conclusion, exercise during dialysis may decrease the likelihood of experiencing ischemic or hypotensive events by enhancing myocardial perfusion through increasing CPI and ̇Q.

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Validation

Impedance cardiography revisited

Authors: G Cotter1, A Schachner2, L Sasson2, H Dekel2 and Y Moshkovitz3 Conclusion: The present CO results measured by the NICaS device indicate that, with regard to the accuracy of measuring the CO, the RIC

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Heart failure

Go with the flow

Overview: Thermodilution using a pulmonary artery catheter is considered the gold standard in measuring cardiac output. However. Drawbacks associated with the technique have prompted clinicians to seek less invasive options. But these alternatives have their

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