*  CME Limited Utility of Tricuspid Valve Repair at the Time of Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation | OpenCME
understand the ramifications of right heart failure (TR)on the short and long term outcomes of therapy with LVAD placement.. - ... Limited Utility of Tricuspid Valve Repair at the Time of Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation ...
  http://opencme.org/course/limited-utility-of-tricuspid-valve-repair-time-of-left-ventricular-assist-device-implantation
*  BJCVS, Vol.: 32 Ed.: 5 - 435/437 - 2017, Implantation of Short-Term and Long-Term Right Ventricular Assist Devices
The last decade has seen considerable growth in the use of left ventricular assist devices (LVAD), in end-phase heart failure ... or a right ventricular assist device (RVAD). Right ventricular failure following the implantation of ventricular assist devices ... Isolated permanent right ventricular assist device implantation with the HeartWare continuous-flow ventricular assist device: ... decision making and strategies for avoidance of right heart failure after left ventricular assist device implantation. Int J ...
  http://www.bjcvs.org/article/2753/en-us/Implantation-of-Short-Term-and-Long-Term-Right-Ventricular-Assist------Devices
*  Anemia after continuous-flow left ventricular assist device implantation: characteristics and implications | IJAO
Anemia is common in patients with heart failure and is associated with adverse outcomes. Management of anemia in CF-LVAD ... Anemia after continuous-flow left ventricular assist device implantation: characteristics and implications *article ... worse renal function and New York Heart Association (NYHA) class. Anemia had a HR of 3.16 (95%CI 1.38-7.26) to predict a ...
  http://www.artificial-organs.com/article/6a0e6473-5bb4-4e26-8fe5-08a7aa455588
*  Management of Cardiac Implantable Electronic Devices (CIEDs) in Patients with Left Ventricular Assist Devices - American...
... devices, in selected heart failure (HF) patients. In the last decade, left ventricular assist devices (LVAD) have emerged as ... Implantable cardioverter-defibrillator shocks in patients with a left ventricular assist device. J Heart Lung Transplant 2010; ... Early post-operative ventricular arrhythmias in patients with continuous-flow left ventricular assist devices. J Heart Lung ... Grinstein J, Hofmann Bowman M, Fedson S. Ventricular Assist Devices in Advanced Heart Failure: Exploring the Technology's ...
  http://www.acc.org/latest-in-cardiology/articles/2016/01/22/14/19/management-of-cieds-in-patients-with-lvads
*  Thoratec HeartMate II Left Ventricular Assist System (LVAS) for Bridge to Cardiac Transplantation - Full Text View -...
Heart Failure, Congestive Ventricular Dysfunction Cardiomyopathies Device: Thoratec HeartMate II Left Ventricular Assist System ... Intervention Details: Device: Thoratec HeartMate II Left Ventricular Assist System (LVAS) Implantation of ventricular assist ... Use of a continuous-flow device in patients awaiting heart transplantation. N Engl J Med. 2007 Aug 30;357(9):885-96. ... improve in advanced heart failure patients during continuous-flow support with the HeartMate II left ventricular assist device ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/study/NCT00121472?show_rss=Y&sel_rss=mod14&show_locs=Y
*  Confirmation Trial of the Acorn CorCap Cardiac Support Device (CSD) at the Same Time as Mitral Valve Repair - Full Text View -...
Current or anticipated need for left ventricular assist device (LVAD) or cardiac replacement device. ... The Acorn CorCap Cardiac Support Device (CSD) is a new therapy for the treatment of heart failure that is designed to reduce ... Kaiser Permanente Northern California Heart Transplant Program. Principal Investigator:. James Wudel, MD. Nebraska Heart ... placed around their heart for the treatment of heart failure at the same time as their mitral valve surgery. ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00630266?term=CorCap&rank=1
*  MDCT Assessment of Mechanical Circulatory Support Device Complications | JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging
... biventricular assist device, and total artificial heart (Figure 5, Online Videos 2 and 3). ... Case 9. (A) Pericardial tamponade with kinking of Thoratec biventricular assist device (BiVAD) outflow cannula in a 43-year-old ... 2010) The role of echocardiography and other imaging modalities in patients with left ventricular assist devices. J Am Coll ... THE RISING NUMBER OF PATIENTS WITH ADVANCED HEART FAILURE WHO RECEIVE DURABLE MECHANICAL CIRCULATORY SUPPORT (MCS) DEVICES ...
  http://www.imaging.onlinejacc.org/content/8/1/100
*  Management of patients with end-stage heart disease treated with an implantable left ventricular assist device in a...
postcardiotomy heart failure, perioperative monitoring, coronary artery bypass, heart-assist devices, heart failure, congestive ... Heart Mate implantable assist device. Five patients had a pneumatic device, and 5 had an electric device. All except 1 patient ... An implantable left ventricular assist device was used as a bridge to heart transplantation in 10 patients. We were interested ... Management of patients with end-stage heart disease treated with an implantable left ventricular assist device in a ...
  http://liu.diva-portal.org/smash/record.jsf?pid=diva2:21053
*  Confirmation Trial of the Acorn CorCap Cardiac Support Device (CSD) at the Same Time as Mitral Valve Repair - Tabular View -...
Current or anticipated need for left ventricular assist device (LVAD) or cardiac replacement device. ... Heart Failure. Intervention ICMJE Device: CorCap CSD The surgical procedure includes implantation of the CorCap CSD with ... The Acorn CorCap Cardiac Support Device (CSD) is a new therapy for the treatment of heart failure that is designed to reduce ... Kaiser Permanente Northern California Heart Transplant Program. Principal Investigator:. James Wudel, MD. Nebraska Heart ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/record/NCT00630266
*  Peri-Operative Care Following Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation and Heart Transplantation | MedCrave
Heart Transplantation; LVAD: Left Ventricular Assist Device; ESHF: End Stage Heart Failure; LVHF: Left Ventricular Heart ... Left Ventricular Assist Device vs. Heart Transplant. While HTx is considered the gold standard for the treatment of HF [4], the ... 2001) Exercise performance in patients with end-stage heart failure after implantation of a left ventricular assist device and ... 2014) Current indications for heart transplantation and left ventricular assist device: A practical point of view. Eur J Intern ...
  http://googlescholar.medcraveonline.com/scholars/article_fulltext/1757
*  Use of a Percutaneous Left Ventricular Assist Device For High-Risk Cardiac Interventions and Cardiogenic Shock | Journal of...
We sought to describe the use of the TandemHeart percutaneous left ventricular assist device (PVAD) in a group of high-risk ... Eur Heart J 2005;26:1276-1283.. 3. Thiele H, Smalling RW, Schuler GC. Percutaneous left ventricular assist devices in acute ... ABSTRACT: Objective. We sought to describe the use of the TandemHeart percutaneous left ventricular assist device (PVAD) in a ... Use of a Percutaneous Left Ventricular Assist Device For High-Risk Cardiac Interventions and Cardiogenic Shock. ...
  https://www.invasivecardiology.com/articles/Use-a-Percutaneous-Left-Ventricular-Assist-Device-For-High-Risk-Cardiac-Interventions-and-C?page=7
*  FDA Approves Baxter's Left Ventricular Assist System
... a pump implanted in the abdomen of heart transplant patients. ... approval from the FDA for Novacor Left Ventricular Assist ... critical care monitoring devices, heart valve replacement and repair products; cardiac assist systems, and catheters and ... electric device that supports circulation in patients with heart failure by taking over the workload of the heart's main ... In an ideal situation, if you have severe heart failure, you can reach up on the shelf and put a new heart in somebody and have ...
  http://www.upmc.com/media/newsreleases/1998/pages/baxters-novacor-left-ventricular-assist-system-receives-fda-approval.aspx
*  Abstract 11930: Late Right Heart Failure During Continuous-Flow Left Ventricular Assist Device Support Adversely Affects Post...
Background: Right heart failure (RHF) is an unresolved issue during continuous-flow left ventricular assist device (LVAD) ... Abstract 11930: Late Right Heart Failure During Continuous-Flow Left Ventricular Assist Device Support Adversely Affects Post- ... Abstract 11930: Late Right Heart Failure During Continuous-Flow Left Ventricular Assist Device Support Adversely Affects Post- ... Abstract 11930: Late Right Heart Failure During Continuous-Flow Left Ventricular Assist Device Support Adversely Affects Post- ...
  http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/130/Suppl_2/A11930
*  Egypt Cardiac Assist Devices Market Size, Share, Growth, Opportunities, Outlook and Forecast to 2022 : Acute Market Reports -...
http://www.acutemarketreports.com/report/czech-republic-prosthetic-heart-valves-market-outlook-to-2022 ... Market size for Cardiac Assist Devices market segments - Intra-Aortic Balloon Pumps and Ventricular Assist Devices.. - ... Egypt Cardiac Assist Devices Market Outlook to 2022, provides key market data on the Egypt Cardiac Assist Devices market. The ... Egypt Cardiac Assist Devices Market Size, Share, Growth, Opportunities, Outlook and Forecast to 2022 : Acute Market Reports. ...
  http://campusdailyonline.com/20842/egypt-cardiac-assist-devices-market-size-share-growth-opportunities-outlook-forecast-2022-acute-market-reports/
*  Smallest Full Support Heart Assist Device On Trial | EmaxHealth
This LVAD is the next step in the evolution of heart assist devices, which, in the future, could result in a fully-implantable ... The device is a tiny centrifugal blood pump, with a levitating impeller that spins to continuously move blood from the heart to ... According to the American Heart Association, 4.9 million patients in the United States suffer from heart failure, with an ... a condition where the heart cannot pump enough blood to the body's organs. The HeartWare Ventricular Assist System (HeartWare ...
  https://www.emaxhealth.com/2/80/30653/smallest-full-support-heart-assist-device-trial.html
*  Pitt-led team gets $5.6 million contract for heart assist device for infants an... ( PITTSBURGH Feb. 4 Researchers at th...)
... heart,assist,device,for,infants,and,toddlers,biological,biology news articles,biology news today,latest biology news,current ... Pitt-led team gets $5.6 million contract for heart assist device for infants and toddlers ... "Left ventricular assist devices (LVADs) have been very successful in supporting older children and adults as a bridge to ... development of an implanted ventricular assist heart pump for infants and small children with congenital or acquired heart ...
  http://www.bio-medicine.org/biology-news-1/Pitt-led-team-gets--245-6-million-contract-for-heart-assist-device-for-infants-and-toddlers-11710-1/
*  HIA Coding Tip: PCS Coding for Impella External Heart Assist Device
PCS coding tip for Impella External Heart Assist Device given by Kim Carrier, Health Information Associates' Director, Quality ... What is the Impella® external heart assist device? It is a minimally invasive, catheter-based external cardiac assist device. ... Coding Tip: PCS Coding for Impella External Heart Assist Device. by hiacode , May 2, 2017 , Coding Tips, Education, ICD-10 , 0 ... The Impella® device pumps blood for the left or right side of the heart into the ascending aorta or pulmonary artery. This is ...
  http://www.hiacode.com/education/pcs-coding-tip-external-heart-assist-device/
*  What's Up UA? - UA Surgeons First in World to Robotically Implant Heart-Assist Device | University Of Arizona |...
Robert Poston became the first to implant a left ventricular assist device using the surgical robot in John Hulslander, 67, who ... What's Up UA? - UA Surgeons First in World to Robotically Implant Heart-Assist Device *UA communications ... Hulslander needed a ventricular-assist device implanted in his chest to pump blood for his dying heart while he waited for a ... The left ventricular assist device that was implanted in Hulslander is powered by a lightweight, highly efficient battery that ...
  http://www.tucsonlocalmedia.com/blogs/university_of_arizona/article_a540b1fc-1eef-11e3-b43c-0019bb2963f4.html?TNNoMobile
*  Man Taken Off Heart Transplant List after Heart Recovers on Ventricular Assist Device
... believed to be the first for a patient with ischemic heart disease - the device served as a bridge to his own heart's recovery ... Left Ventricular Assist Device) System was intended to serve as a 'bridge to transplant,' but in this case- ... Man Taken Off Heart Transplant List after Heart Recovers on Ventricular Assist Device. PITTSBURGH, August 15, 2000 - A patient ... The device - a Thoratec® LVAD (Left Ventricular Assist Device) System - was intended to serve as a 'bridge to transplant,' but ...
  http://www.upmc.com/media/newsreleases/2000/pages/man-taken-off-heart-transplant-list-heart-recovers-ventricular-assist-device.aspx
*  Abington Memorial Hospital Announces Ventricular Assist Device Program to Benefit Heart Failure Patients
The Pilla Heart Center at Abington Memorial Hospital is now offering ventricular assist device (VAD) therapy for ... For heart failure patients with end stage disease, mechanical assist devices can take over the heart's pumping function and ... The Pilla Heart Center at Abington Memorial Hospital is now offering ventricular assist device (VAD) therapy for patients with ... The VAD, also referred to as a mechanical assist device, is recommended when the heart fails to respond to other interventions ...
  http://www.prweb.com/releases/2012/2/prweb9230709.htm
*  Ventricular Assist Device (VAD) - Jarvik Heart Inc.
Ventricular Assist Device (VAD). (Also known as: Heart Assist Pump, Heart Pump, and Mechanical Circulatory Support System) ... The Jarvik 2000® Ventricular Assist Device is sometimes called a "booster" pump. Implanted inside the intact biological heart, ... Assist devices are therefore markedly different from their total artificial heart predecessors. ... than that of a total artificial heart or device that produces the total output of a healthy heart. ...
  https://www.jarvikheart.com/treatment-options/implantable-devices/left-ventricular-assist-device-lvad/
*  Prosthetic Heart Valves, Cardiac Assist Devices, Cardiovascular Monitoring and Diagnostic Devices, Cardiovascular Prosthetic...
Cardiac Assist Devices, Cardiovascular Monitoring and Diagnostic Devices, Cardiovascular Prosthetic Devices and Cardiovascular ... 3.2.2 Tissue Heart Valves, Cardiac Assist Devices, Cardiovascular Monitoring and Diagnostic Devices, Cardiovascular Prosthetic ... 3.2.4 Tissue Heart Valves, Cardiac Assist Devices, Cardiovascular Monitoring and Diagnostic Devices, Cardiovascular Prosthetic ... 3.4.2 Tissue Heart Valves, Cardiac Assist Devices, Cardiovascular Monitoring and Diagnostic Devices, Cardiovascular Prosthetic ...
  http://www.sbwire.com/press-releases/prosthetic-heart-valves-cardiac-assist-devices-cardiovascular-monitoring-and-diagnostic-devices-cardiovascular-prosthetic-devices-and-cardiovascular-surgery-market-us-509804.htm
*  Outflow Graft Occlusion of the HeartMate 3 Left Ventricular Assist Device | Circulation: Heart Failure
Images and Case Reports in Heart Failure. Outflow Graft Occlusion of the HeartMate 3 Left Ventricular Assist Device. Juan G. ... American Heart Association Professional? Log in with your Professional Heart Daily username and password. Not an American Heart ... Outflow Graft Occlusion of the HeartMate 3 Left Ventricular Assist Device. Juan G. Duero Posada, Yasbanoo Moayedi, Mosaad ... Outflow Graft Occlusion of the HeartMate 3 Left Ventricular Assist Device. Juan G. Duero Posada, Yasbanoo Moayedi, Mosaad ...
  http://circheartfailure.ahajournals.org/content/10/9/e004275
*  Biventricular Assist Devices as a Bridge to Heart Transplantation in Small Children | Circulation
Berlin Heart EXCOR Ventricular Assist Device. All children in the study underwent placement of Berlin Heart EXCOR VADs (Berlin ... Pediatric bridge to heart transplantation: Application of the Berlin Heart, Medos and Thoratec ventricular assist devices. J ... Heart transplantation in children after mechanical circulatory support with pulsatile pneumatic assist device. J Heart Lung ... Cardiac Transplantation and Surgery for Heart Failure. Biventricular Assist Devices as a Bridge to Heart Transplantation in ...
  http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/118/14_suppl_1/S89
*  Dynamic Left Ventricular Assist Device Inflow Obstruction | Circulation: Heart Failure
Images and Case Reports in Heart Failure. Dynamic Left Ventricular Assist Device Inflow Obstruction. Edo Y. Birati, James N. ... Dynamic Left Ventricular Assist Device Inflow Obstruction. Edo Y. Birati, James N. Kirkpatrick, J. Eduardo Rame, Rupa Bala and ... Dynamic Left Ventricular Assist Device Inflow Obstruction. Edo Y. Birati, James N. Kirkpatrick, J. Eduardo Rame, Rupa Bala and ... 2018 American Heart Association, Inc. All rights reserved. Unauthorized use prohibited. The American Heart Association is a ...
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