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the process of providing or combining or treating with oxygen

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Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in severe acute respiratory failure: a randomized prospective study.
Neurological injury in adults treated with extracorporeal membrane oxygenation.
Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation is used to maintain adequate gas exchange in patients with severe respiratory failure that is refractory to even maximal mechanical ventilatory support, including patients who are waiting for a lung transplant.
1) At Texas Children's Hospital (Houston) the TEG is used to monitor patients on ventricular assist devices and extracorporeal membrane oxygenation systems (ECMO) in addition to the commonly used settings.
Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Support for Pediatric Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
Titled "A new miniaturized system for extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in adult respiratory failure," it was published in the December 2009 (Vol.
NHS Ayrshire and Arran's specialist intensive care team recommended that the pregnant Scot received a highly-specialised procedure known as extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO).
ECMO, which stands for Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation, is a by-pass machine which allows a baby's heart and lungs to be rested and aids recovery.
DEHP has been used as a plasticizer in a variety of medical products, such as bags containing blood, plasma, intravenous fluids, and total parenteral nutrition, tubing associated with their administration, nasogastric tubes, enteral feeding tubes, umbilical catheters, extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) circuit tubing, hemodialysis tubing, respiratory masks, endotracheal tubes, and examination gloves.
PHILADELPHIA -- A new lung assist device improves physiologic measures in patients awaiting a lung transplant and allows them to avoid mechanical ventilation and extracorporeal membrane oxygenation.
Increased S100B has been reported in CSF, cord blood, amniotic fluid, and urine in preterm/term infants with cerebral bleeding (10, 14-16), in high-risk fetuses (13, 21), in asphyxiated newborns (16, 22), and in children subjected to extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (23) and cardiopulmonary by-pass (12).
Himelstein related a recent case in which a terminally ill child had been on continuous extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for more than a month.
The mobile extracorporeal membrane oxygenation unit at Children's, which has treated many patients from other states.
Today NERI announced that it received an $18 million contract from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for the PumpKIN Program for the development and clinical realization of novel pediatric circulatory support devices, such as ventricular assist devices (VADs) and extracorporeal membrane oxygenation devices (ECMOs), with Lynn Sleeper, ScD and Sharon Tennstedt, PhD as lead investigators.
INOmax is approved in the United States to improve oxygenation and reduce the need for extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in term and near-term (>34 weeks gestation) neonates with hypoxic respiratory failure associated with clinical or echocardiographic evidence of pulmonary hypertension in conjunction with ventilatory support and other appropriate agents.
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