SvO2 physiology

Physiology - Cardiovascular

SvO2 monitoring provides information about the overall balance between oxygen supply and demand; however, does not reflect oxygenation in individual organs. Continous monitoring is accomplished via an oximetric pulmonary artery catheter (PAC).

SvO2 = SaO2 –

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