Sep
2002

Beta-adrenergic stimulation restores, oxygen extraction reserve during acute normovolemic hemodilution.

Crystal GJ, Salem MR
Anesth Analg 2002;95(4):851-857.
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Review by : Van der Linden P***, Messmer K*****
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This experimental study demonstrates that the blunting of the cardiac output response to acute normovolemic hemodilution during anesthesia can be reversed by the administration of a beta-adrenergic drug.

– Philippe Van der Linden