- Author : John A. Elefteriades
- Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
- Release Date : 2011-11-29
- Genre: Medical
- Pages :
- ISBN 10 : 9781455712045
Left Ventricular Assist Devices An Issue of Cardiology Clinics E Book Book Description :
A left ventricular assist device (LVAD) is a surgically implanted pump that helps the left ventricle pump blood to the rest of the body. The purpose of this issue is to let cardiologists know about the latest devices, their complications, and the clinical situations in which they are most beneficial....