Chapter 3. Monitoring

  1. James A. DiNardo MD1 and
  2. David A. Zvara MD2

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692288.ch3

Anesthesia for Cardiac Surgery, Third Edition

Anesthesia for Cardiac Surgery, Third Edition

How to Cite

DiNardo, J. A. and Zvara, D. A. (2007) Monitoring, in Anesthesia for Cardiac Surgery, Third Edition, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470692288.ch3

Author Information

  1. 1

    Clinical Co-Director of Cardiac Anesthesia, Department of Anesthesia, Children's Hospital Bostan, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, USA

  2. 2

    Jay J. Jacoby Professor and Chair, Department of Anesthesiology, The Ohio State University, 410 West 10th Avenue, Columbus, Ohio, 43210, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 OCT 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405153638

Online ISBN: 9780470692288



  • cardiopulmonary function;
  • anesthetics;
  • carbon dioxide;
  • dysrhyhmias;
  • femoral artery


This chapter contains section titled:

  • Standard American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) monitors

  • Advanced electrocardiographic (ECG) monitoring

  • Arterial pressure monitoring

  • Central venous access

  • Central circulation pressure monitoring

  • Transesophageal echocardiography

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