Acute and temporary ventricular support with BioMedicus centrifugal pump.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Short-term ventricular and pulmonary support can be provided by the Medtronic BioMedicus (Eden Prairie, MN) centrifugal pump, which is available in most cardiovascular surgery centers. This versatile pump can provide support during cardiopulmonary resuscitation, cardiopulmonary bypass, extracorporeal membrane oxygenation, and ventricular… (More)

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@article{Noon1999AcuteAT, title={Acute and temporary ventricular support with BioMedicus centrifugal pump.}, author={George Peter Noon and Javier A Lafuente and Suellen Irwin}, journal={The Annals of thoracic surgery}, year={1999}, volume={68 2}, pages={650-4} }