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The profile and selected outcomes of coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) patients in the Cape Metropolitan Area : a baseline study
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2007-03)
Study Aim: To describe the profile and selected outcomes of CABG patients admitted in the Cape metropolitan area. Design: A prospective descriptive study design with a multicentre observational approach was followed. ...
The effects of a lung recruitment manoeuvre before extubation on pulmonary function after coronary artery bypass surgery
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2013-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Aim: The aim of this study is to determine if the addition of a pre-extubation recruitment manoeuvre to standard care is safe and will improve lung compliance and subsequent PaO2/FiO2 (PF ratio) after ...