Non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) is a disease of the elderly with a median age diagnosis at seventy-one years of age . Unfortunately, the risk of chemotherapy toxicities, such as mucositis, myelosuppression, neuropathy, and cardiomyopathy, increases with advancing age.
Anesthetic care underwent significant changes over time due to scientific growth and development of new techniques for perioperative monitoring. Central venous oxygen saturation (SvcO2) is a variable of great interest since it co elements hemodynamic information by evaluating oxygen supply, consumption, and global use. General anesthesia diminishes the body’s metabolic rate and oxygen requirements, therefore … Continue reading Effect of general anesthesia on Central Venous Oxygen Saturation
Evidence is emerging that intravenous administration of high-doses of vitamin C may have beneficial effect and can be used as adjuvant therapy of severe sepsis and septic shock.