Cardiac improvement during mechanical circulatory support: A prospective multicenter study of the LVAD working group Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Heart Failure
  • Heart-Assist Devices

abstract

  • Cardiac function improves significantly after device implantation. Although cellular recovery and improvement in ventricular function are observed, the degree of clinical recovery is insufficient for device explantation in most patients with chronic heart failure.

publication date

  • May 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.106.633180

PubMed ID

  • 17485581

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2497

end page

  • 505

volume

  • 115

number

  • 19