Impact of left venticular assist device (LVAD)-mediated humoral sensitization on post-transplant outcomes Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antibody Formation
  • Graft Rejection
  • Heart Transplantation
  • Heart-Assist Devices

abstract

  • These findings support the concept that mechanical circulatory support increases the rate of humoral sensitization. However, these differences in sensitization do not translate to substantial differences in the clinical outcomes of rejection and mortality.

publication date

  • December 2005

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.healun.2005.06.028

PubMed ID

  • 16364849

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2054

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 24

number

  • 12