Clinical applicability of the substitution of mixed venous oxygen saturation with central venous oxygen saturation.

Turnaoglu S., Tugrul M., Camci E., Cakar N., Akinci O., Ergin P.

Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia, vol.15, no.5, pp.574-9, 2001 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 15 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2001
  • Doi Number: 10.1053/jcan.2001.26534
  • Journal Name: Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.574-9
  • Keywords: central venous oxygen saturation, mixed venous oxygen saturation, cardiac index, arterial carbon dioxide tension, oxygen extraction ratio, sepsis, general anesthesia, RANDOMIZED TRIAL, SURGERY, SHOCK
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes


Objective: To examine the clinical applicability of substituting central venous oxygen saturation (ScvO(2)) for mixed venous oxygen saturation (SmvO(2)) in monitoring global tissue oxygenation.