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Table 2 Composition of cardioplegic solutions used in the study

From: The impact of pericardial approach and myocardial protection onto postoperative right ventricle function reduction

Ingredient Buckberg cold induction 4.1 Buckberg cold maintenance 4.1 Buckberg “hot shot” Custodiol
Na+ 140 140 140 15
K+ 20 10 8 9
Mg++ 13 9 6 4
Ca++ 0.015
Hystidine 198
Tryptophan 2
Ketoglutarate 1
Mannitol 30
Glucose 6 6 8
pH 7.2 7.4 7.5 7.02–7.2
  1. All ingredients are expressed in mmol/L