Last updated on January 2020

Ultrasound-Guided Resuscitation in Open Aortic Surgery


Are you eligible to participate in this study?

You may be eligible for this study if you meet the following criteria:

  • Conditions: Vascular Diseases | Aortic Diseases
  • Age: Between 18 - 100 Years
  • Gender: Male or Female

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients must be 18 years of age or older.
    • There is no upper age limit for eligibility in this study.
  • Elective surgical procedures
  • Patients who are enrolled must be receiving open abdominal surgery for either occlusive disease (aortobifemoral bypass, transaortic endarterectomy) or aneurysmal disease (infrarenal, juxtarenal abdominal aortic aneurysms).
  • Patients must be deemed suitable operative candidates for open abdominal aortic surgery as decided upon by the surgical and perioperative medicine assessments.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Thoracoabdominal aneurysms (Type IV or larger extent)
  • Hybrid procedures (Requiring both endovascular and open surgical reconstruction)
  • Pediatric vascular cases (Patients less than 18 years of age)
  • Emergency cases
  • American Society of Anesthesia (ASA) class 5 identified
  • Chronic renal failure requiring dialysis
  • Inability of patient to consent to study

Recruitment Status: Open


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