Case of the week 46/2017

Use of CytoSorb in rhabdomyolysis after cardiac surgery
Dr. med. Christian Frey, Centre for Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Hirslanden Clinic Aarau, Switzerland

This case study reports on a 67-year-old patient (multiple pre-existing diseases, predominantly of the cardiovascular system including Y-prosthesis in 1999, peripheral vascular disease, ischemic encephalopathy), who was immediately cardiologically diagnosed with having a myocardial infarction after being admitted to a primary care center.

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