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Heart-Assist Devices

Known as: Heart Assist Devices, Devices, Heart-Assist, Devices, Vascular-Assist 
Small pumps, often implantable, designed for temporarily assisting the heart, usually the LEFT VENTRICLE, to pump blood. They consist of a pumping… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
The World Health Organization (WHO) reported that there are 285 million visuallyimpaired people worldwide. Among these… Expand
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2016
2016
Acoustic energy transfer is a promising energy harvesting technology candidate for implantable biomedical devices. However, it… Expand
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
OBJECTIVES The purpose of this study was to determine the risk factors for ischemic in hemorrhage cerebrovascular events in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
OBJECTIVE To compare the effect of pressure support ventilation and neurally adjusted ventilatory assist on breathing pattern… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Neurally adjusted ventilatory assist (NAVA) delivers assist in proportion to the patient's respiratory drive as… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
ObjectivesIt is not known if proportional assist ventilation with load-adjustable gain factors (PAV+) may be used as a mode of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND In certain forms of severe heart failure there is sufficient improvement in cardiac function during ventricular assist… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
This study investigates the impact of proportional assist ventilation (PAV), a new mode of partial ventilatory support, on… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Acute respiratory failure may develop in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease because of intrinsic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
  • Magdy Younes
  • The American review of respiratory disease
  • 1992
  • Corpus ID: 8200412
The relation between inspiratory effort and ventilatory return (flow and volume) is usually abnormal in patients who require… Expand
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