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Left Ventricular Assist Device as a Bridge to Recovery for Patients With Advanced Heart Failure

OPEN Journal of the American College of Cardiology | 15 Apr 2017

DG Jakovljevic, MH Yacoub, S Schueler, GA MacGowan, L Velicki, PM Seferovic, S Hothi, BH Tzeng, DA Brodie, E Birks and LB Tan
Abstract
Left ventricular assist devices (LVADs) have been used as an effective therapeutic option in patients with advanced heart failure, either as a bridge to transplantation, as destination therapy, or in some patients, as a bridge to recovery.
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Ventricular assist device, Cardiology
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