Heart Failure and Mechanical Circulatory Assist Devices

@inproceedings{Franca2013HeartFA,
  title={Heart Failure and Mechanical Circulatory Assist Devices},
  author={Eluisa La Franca and Rosanna Iacona and Laura Ajello and Angela Sansone and Marco Caruso and Pasquale Assennato},
  booktitle={Global journal of health science},
  year={2013}
}
During the last 20 years, the management of heart failure has significantly improved by means of new pharmacotherapies, more timely invasive treatments and device assisted therapies. Indeed, advances in mechanical support, namely with the development of more efficient left ventricular assist devices (LVAD), and the total artificial heart have reduced… CONTINUE READING