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Table 1 Eligibility criteria

From: Low tidal volume mechanical ventilation against no ventilation during cardiopulmonary bypass heart surgery (MECANO): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial

Inclusion criteria Exclusion
Signed informed consent Unplanned surgery (emergency)
Age >18 years Pregnant women
Planned surgery with CPB Inability to understand the informed consent
Affiliation to French Social Security Impossibility to wean CPB at the end of surgery
  Thoracoscopic surgery
  1. CPB cardiopulmonary bypass