Chapter 11. Monitoring the Brain: Jugular Venous Oxygen Saturation

  1. Joseph S. Coselli MD Professor Cullen Foundation Endowed Chair Chief2,3 and
  2. Scott A. LeMaire MD Associate Professor Director of Research Cardiovascular Surgery Staff2,4
  1. Jock N. McCullough MD Cardiac Surgeon

Published Online: 27 JAN 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444300512.ch11

Aortic Arch Surgery: Principles, Strategies and Outcomes

Aortic Arch Surgery: Principles, Strategies and Outcomes

How to Cite

McCullough, J. N. (2008) Monitoring the Brain: Jugular Venous Oxygen Saturation, in Aortic Arch Surgery: Principles, Strategies and Outcomes (eds J. S. Coselli and S. A. LeMaire), Blackwell Publishing, Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444300512.ch11

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine Houston, TX, USA

  2. 3

    Adult Cardiac Surgery, the Texas Heart Institute at St Luke's Episcopal Hospital, Houston, TX, USA

  3. 4

    The Texas Heart Institute at St Luke's Episcopal Hospital, Houston, TX, USA

Author Information

  1. Department of Surgery-Cardiac Surgery, Hackensack University Medical Center, Hackensack, NJ, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 JAN 2009
  2. Published Print: 5 SEP 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405133616

Online ISBN: 9781444300512

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Keywords:

  • global cerebral ischemia for aortic arch disease repair;
  • brain monitoring and jugular venous oxygen saturation (JVO2);
  • cerebral metabolic rate for oxygen (CMRO2) and cerebral metabolic suppression reliable markers;
  • jugular bulb catheter;
  • 20-gauge central venous catheter in jugular bulb cannulation;
  • intra-operative JVO2 monitoring for gauging cerebral metabolic suppression adequacy;
  • cerebral metabolic suppression and decrease in temporary global neurocognitive dysfunction;
  • aortic arch reconstruction techniques - significant advances

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • History and background

  • Technique

  • Conclusions

  • References