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The Extracorporeal Life Support Organization Maastricht Treaty for Nomenclature in Extracorporeal Life Support. A Position Paper of the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization

Conrad, Steven A. ; Broman, L. Mikael ; Taccone, Fabio S. ; Lorusso, Roberto ; Malfertheiner, Maximilian V. ; Pappalardo, Federico ; Di Nardo, Matteo ; Belliato, Mirko ; Grazioli, Lorenzo ; Barbaro, Ryan P. ; McMullan, D. Michael ; Pellegrino, Vincent ; Brodie, Daniel ; Bembea, Melania M. ; Fan, Eddy ; Mendonca, Malaika ; Diaz, Rodrigo ; Bartlett, Robert H.


Extracorporeal life support (ECLS) was developed more than 50 years ago, initially with venoarterial and subsequently with venovenous configurations. As the technique of ECLS significantly improved and newer skills developed, complexity in terminology and advances in cannula design led to some misunderstanding of and inconsistency in definitions, both in clinical practice and in scientific ...


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