Jun
2002

Acute normovolaemic haemodilution beyond a haematocrit of 25%: ratio of skeletal muscle tissue oxygen tension and cardiac index is not maintained in the healthy dog.

Freitag M, Standl T, Horn EP, Wilhelm S, Esch JSA
Eur J Anaesthesiol 2002;19(7):487-494.
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Review by : Van der Linden P
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This experimental study investigates the effects of stepwise acute normovolemic hemodilution on muscular oxygen delivery in healthy anesthetized dogs.

– Philippe Van der Linden