The Hip book

8. Vascular Shunt

CPT David Crawford MAJ Joanna Branstetter I. Patient Preparation             A. Always prep to allow access for proximal vascular control                         1. upper extremity: subclavian artery                         2. lower extremity: common femoral artery             B. Preparation should include access to uninvolved limb in case vein graft is needed to be harvested             C. Systemic heparinization (50-75 … Read more