[Retrograde cardioplegia through the coronary sinus].

Academic Article


  • The technique of retrograde coronary sinus perfusion of a cardioplegic solution in cardiac surgery under cardiopulmonary bypass is described with emphasis on the characteristics of a catheter specifically devised to improve the effectiveness and safety of this type of cardioplegia.
  • Published In

  • Presse Médicale  Journal
  • Keywords

  • Coronary Vessels, Extracorporeal Circulation, Heart Arrest, Induced, Humans, Injections, Intravenous
  • Author List

  • Menasché P; Piwnica A
  • Start Page

  • 2113
  • End Page

  • 2114
  • Volume

  • 15
  • Issue

  • 42