4 doctors weighed in:
How long do people on average have to stay on a machine after a cardiac bypass surgery?
4 doctors weighed in

Dr. Vardhan Reddy
Surgery - Vascular
1 doctor agrees
In brief: 4hrs
4 to 6 hrs on the ventilator machines after bypass.

In brief: 4hrs
4 to 6 hrs on the ventilator machines after bypass.
Dr. Vardhan Reddy
Dr. Vardhan Reddy
Thank
Dr. Bennett Werner
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: 0-12 hours
Depends on the institution, surgeon, operation, condition of the lungs prior to surgery but most hospitals extubate patients before they wake up or within the first few hours in the intensive care unit.

In brief: 0-12 hours
Depends on the institution, surgeon, operation, condition of the lungs prior to surgery but most hospitals extubate patients before they wake up or within the first few hours in the intensive care unit.
Dr. Bennett Werner
Dr. Bennett Werner
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Umesh Patel
Board Certified, Internal Medicine - Cardiology
38 years in practice
1M people helped
Continue
107,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors