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Internet Citation: Clinical Guidelines and Recommendations.
Evidence-based research provides the basis for sound clinical practice guidelines and recommendations.
The database of guidelines available from the National Guideline Clearinghouse and the recommendations of the U. Preventive Services Task Force are especially useful.
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Cardiothoracio surgery patients routinely have pulmonary artery catheters with mixed venous oxygen saturation fiberoptios placed in the operating room.
This monitoring capability allows for a continual assessment of the oxygen supply-demand balance.