Local Anesthetic Systemic Toxicity Induced Cardiac Arrest After Topicalization for Transesophageal Echocardiography and Subsequent Treatment With Extracorporeal Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

Brandon Bacon, Natalie Silverton, Micah Katz, Elise Heath, David A. Bull, Jason Harig, Joseph E. Tonna

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11 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)162-165
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 2019
Externally publishedYes


  • ECMO
  • extracorporeal support
  • lidocaine
  • local anesthetic systemic toxicity (LAST)
  • overdose
  • topical anesthesia

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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