HeartWare ventricular assist device as bridge to transplant in children and adolescents.

Abstract

Limited options do exist for mechanical circulatory support as a bridge to transplantation in the pediatric population. This is especially true when it comes to intracorporeal technologies. We describe our successful experience with the use of HeartWare ventricular assist devices (HeartWare, Inc., Framingham, MA, USA) in three patients <16 years of age, as… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/aor.12185

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@article{Padalino2014HeartWareVA, title={HeartWare ventricular assist device as bridge to transplant in children and adolescents.}, author={Massimo A Padalino and Tomaso Bottio and Vincenzo Tarzia and Giacomo Bortolussi and Alessia Cerutti and Vladimiro Lorenzo Vida and Gino Gerosa and Giovanni Stellin}, journal={Artificial organs}, year={2014}, volume={38 5}, pages={418-22} }