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Complications Associated With the Use of Left Ventricular Assist Device Therapy in an Adult Patient With Ebstein's Anomaly.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  22186451     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
This case describes issues related to left ventricular assist device placement in an adult with ischemic heart disease with well-compensated Ebstein's anomaly who subsequently developed severe right heart dysfunction. We discuss strategies for dealing with this rare but structurally important congenital heart defect.
Authors:
Craig H Selzman; Georges Desjardins; Amit N Patel; Erin Davis; Sara Dick; Josef Stehlik
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Annals of thoracic surgery     Volume:  93     ISSN:  1552-6259     ISO Abbreviation:  Ann. Thorac. Surg.     Publication Date:  2012 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-12-21     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  15030100R     Medline TA:  Ann Thorac Surg     Country:  Netherlands    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  297-9     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Copyright Information:
Copyright © 2012 The Society of Thoracic Surgeons. Published by Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
Affiliation:
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah.
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