One-lung ventilation: For how long?

Tekinbas C., Ulusoy H., Yulug E., Erol M. M., Alver A., Yenilmez E., ...More

JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, vol.134, no.2, pp.405-410, 2007 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Objective: Lung injury induced by one-lung ventilation is rare, but it is a condition that may result in high mortality. This study evaluates the effects of one-lung ventilation and occlusion time on collapsed and contralateral lungs.