Accession Number : ADB140205

Title :   The Treatment of Hemorrhage.

Descriptive Note : Annual rept.,

Corporate Author : STANFORD UNIV CA

Personal Author(s) : Collins, John A.

Report Date : 01 FEB 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 57

Abstract : This phase consists of an evaluation at fixed dosages or fixed challenges of the following variables related to massive transfusion: the anticoagulant used for storage (CPD), potassium, hemorrhage, and hypothermia. The model used consists of young gelding pigs, 30-40 kgs., studied under light halothane anesthesia for a control period, 150 minutes of infusion, and 90 minutes of recovery, with frequent sampling of blood, urine, expired air, temperature, electrocardiogram (EKG), and various blood pressures. (KT)

Descriptors :   *BLOOD TRANSFUSION, *PHYSIOLOGICAL EFFECTS, *HEMORRHAGE, ANTICOAGULANTS, BLOOD, BLOOD PRESSURE, RESPONSE(BIOLOGY), THERAPY, DOSAGE, ELECTROCARDIOGRAPHY, HYPOTHERMIA, POTASSIUM, SAMPLING, STORAGE, URINE.

Subject Categories : Pharmacology
      Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE