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Use of Rotaflow pump for left ventricular assist device bridging for 15 weeks.
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PMID:  24585796     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Mechanical circulatory support systems have been described for short- and long-term left ventricular assistance. We report the use of a Rotaflow centrifugal pump in a 55-year-old man with ischemic cardiomyopathy and severe left ventricular dysfunction. He was successfully bridged to transplantation with 15 weeks of Rotaflow support, with no major adverse events.
Authors:
Feras Khaliel; Waleed Al Habeeb; Elias Saad; Ulf Kjellman
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2013-07-11
Journal Detail:
Title:  Asian cardiovascular & thoracic annals     Volume:  22     ISSN:  1816-5370     ISO Abbreviation:  Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann     Publication Date:  2014 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2014-03-03     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9503417     Medline TA:  Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann     Country:  England    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  205-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
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