Two-year outcomes with a magnetically levitated cardiac pump in heart failure Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Heart Failure
  • Heart-Assist Devices
  • Prosthesis Design

abstract

  • In patients with advanced heart failure, a fully magnetically levitated centrifugal-flow pump was superior to a mechanical-bearing axial-flow pump with regard to survival free of disabling stroke or reoperation to replace or remove a malfunctioning device. (Funded by Abbott; MOMENTUM 3 ClinicalTrials.gov number, NCT02224755 .).

publication date

  • April 12, 2018

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1056/NEJMoa1800866

PubMed ID

  • 29526139

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1386

end page

  • 1395

volume

  • 378

number

  • 15