Volume 14 – Mechanical Circulatory Support

  Published: April 2021
  ISBN: 9781098385880


Editors: Francis Pagani, MD, PhD; Stephan Schueler, MD, PhD, FRCS; Nir Uriel, MD, MCs; Simon Maltais, MD, PhD; James K Kirklin, MD


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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Patient Selection, Timing, and Indications for Durable LVAD Implantation
Chapter 2: Overview of Mechanical Circulatory Support Registries
Chapter 3: Outcomes with Durable LVADS: Heartmate 3 Experience
Chapter 4: Outcomes with Durable LVADS: The HVAD Experience
Chapter 5: Unloading the Left Ventricle: Hemodynamic Response to Durable LVAD Support
Chapter 6: Right Ventricular Failure: Pathophysiology, Treatment and Outcomes
Chapter 7: Stroke During Durable Ventricular Assist Device Support
Chapter 8: The Biology of Non-Surgical Bleeding
Chapter 9: Infection During Durable Mechanical Circulatory Support: Epidemiology and Treatment
Chapter 10: Arrhythmia Management During Durable LVAD Support
Chapter 11: Outpatient/Long-Term Management of the LVAD Recipient
Chapter 12: Temporary Circulatory Support in Advanced Heart Failure
Chapter 13: Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation
Chapter 14: Biventricular Support and The Total Artificial Heart
Chapter 15: Valvular Management Considerations with Durable LVAD Support
Chapter 16: Fully Implantable Systems: Feasibility and Technical Challenges
Chapter 17: Left Ventricular Recovery During LVAD Device Support
Chapter 18: VAD Therapy in Adult Congenital Heart Disease
Chapter 19: Novel Implantation Techniques for Durable Devices
Chapter 20: Quality of Life Outcomes with Durable Left Ventricular Assist Device Therapy