- Author : Robert L. Kormos
- Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
- Release Date : 2011-08-30
- Genre: Medical
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- ISBN 10 : 9781455727001
Mechanical Circulatory Support A Companion to Braunwald s Heart Disease Ebook Book Description :
Mechanical Circulatory Support, by Drs. Robert L. Kormos and Leslie W. Miller, provides the clinically relevant information you need to effectively use this therapy to treat and manage end-stage cardiovascular disease. In this Companion to Braunwald’s Heart Disease, the world’s most prominent experts in mechanical circulatory support (MCS) cover basic science, device construction, clinical applications, socioeconomic implications, future directions, and more. Stay on top of hot topics - including innovative devices like continuous flow pumps, next-generation centrifugal pumps, and total artificial hearts; MCS for pediatric and congenital heart disease; cellular, molecular, genomic, and functional changes that occur in the failing heart in respons...