Tag: left ventricular assist device (LVAD)

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May 4, 2023/Outcomes

Vital Stats From Our Heart Failure and Electrophysiology Programs

Our latest volume and outcomes data in two key subspecialty areas

22-DDI-2682059 Rosenthal – Bariatric surgery as a bridge to transplant

Case Report: Using Temporary Cardiac Support and Bariatric Surgery as a Bridge to Heart Transplant

Innovative team approach helps patient lose enough weight to receive a donor heart

December 10, 2021/Heart Failure & Transplant

PDE-5 Inhibitors May Benefit Patients After Centrifugal-Flow LVAD Implant

Outcome benefits from large registry lay groundwork for a randomized controlled trial


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August 18, 2020/Research

Post-Implant PDE5 Inhibitor Therapy Lowers Thrombotic Events in LVAD Patients

INTERMACS analysis sets the stage for a confirmatory randomized trial

May 21, 2020/Geriatrics

Timely Referral for Transplant or LVAD Is Critical to Heart Failure Outcomes

New JACC document gives guidance on evaluation for advanced therapies

In LVAD Patients with Atrial Arrhythmias, Rhythm Control Offers Little Benefit
October 4, 2019/Advancing Patient Care

Opioid-Sparing Approach After LVAD Surgery Curbs Chronic Use Without Compromising Pain Control

Retrospective chart review demonstrates the strategy’s feasibility


An Opioid-Sparing Strategy for LVAD Patients

Using alternative modalities to help patients with post-surgical pain

April 26, 2019/Research

Atrial Arrhythmias in LVAD Recipients Don’t Compromise Outcomes in Large Cohort Study

And rhythm control doesn't appear to improve outcomes when AF is present

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