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How long do people on average have to stay on a machine after a cardiac bypass surgery?
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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.
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Dr. Bennett Werner
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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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
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