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Volume 10, Number 6, June 2019, pages 188-192

Intraoperative Fibrinolysis Associated With Successful Ultralong Resuscitation for Pulmonary Embolism: A Case Report


Figure 1.
Figure 1. Right ventricular dilatation in apical view transthoracic echocardiography.
Figure 2.
Figure 2. Dilated right atrium and septal flattening in parasternal short axis view transthoracic echocardiography.


Table 1. Monitoring and Arterial Blood Values
Start surgeryEarly deteriorationDuring CPREnd CPR3 h after
CPR: cardio-pulmonary resuscitation.
Arterial blood sample
  pCO2 (mm Hg)/541057349
  pO2 (mm Hg)/16073100105
  Lactate (mmol/L)/1.85.11311.8
  Hemoglobin (g/dL)
End-tidal CO23415213036
Entropy (SE)55220No availableNo available