SESSION TITLE: Imaging in Critical Illness
SESSION TYPE: Original Investigation Slide
PRESENTED ON: Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
PURPOSE: INTRODUCTION:Fluid administration is aimed at increasing the stroke volume. Assessment of preload responsiveness is difficult. Access to carotid artery is easy and practical for bedside use. OBJECTIVE : To test the hypothesis that Carotid artery flow time changes induced by PLR can predict volume responsiveness in MV patients.