Pulmonary Artery Catheter

“Swan-ganz”

DR. Abdul Hamid Alraiyes

Pulmonary Artery Catheterization

Pulmonary Artery Catheterization

Pulmonary Artery Catheterization

Pulmonary Artery Catheterization

Pulmonary Artery Catheterization

Pulmonary Artery Catheterization

Pulmonary Artery Catheterization
• Use in assessment of : 1-Left atrial pressure 2-LVEDP (PCWP)
“normal valves”

3-Pulmonary resistance 4-Cardiac output
(Thermodolution)

5-Arteriovenous oxygen difference 6-Mixed venous blood oxygenation

Pulmonary Artery Catheterization
• COMPLICATION:
1-Rupture – balloon – Vessel
2-infarction 3-infection 4- catheter knotting.

P.A. Catheterization applications
CARDIOGENIC SHOCK CO & CI SVR & SVRI LOW Normal-HIGH SEPTIC SHOCK Normal-HIGH LOW

PCWP
SvO2

High
LOW MILRINON DOBUTAMINE

Normal - low
HIGH NORADNERALIN PHENYLEPHRINE VASOPRESSIN

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