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… (More)
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2005
2005
Clinical use of heart assist devices is often associated with thromboembolic complications. We hypothesized that platelets may be… (More)
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2004
2004
In this paper, we discuss several control techniques for Ventricular Assist Devices FADS) and describe a hierarchical control… (More)
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2003
2003
In this paper, we discuss several control techniques for Ventricular Assist Devices (VADs) and describe a hierarchical control… (More)
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2001
2001
The implantation of a mechanical circulatory device for end-stage ventricular failure is a possible therapeutic approach in adult… (More)
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2001
2001
Intravascular application of microaxial blood pumps as heart assist devices requires a maximum in size reduction of the pump… (More)
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1998
1998
The clinical use of heart assist devices for heart recovery, implies the problem of their in vitro testing and training to use… (More)
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1983
1983
Since July, 1978, we have inserted a roller pump type of left heart assist device between the left atrium and ascending aorta in… (More)
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1978
1978
The ellipsoid left heart assist device (E-LVAD) was implanted in eight patients suffering from intraoperative heart failure. It… (More)
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1978
1978
A simple left heart assist device (LHAD) has been developed and employed in nineteen patients with severe left ventricular… (More)
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1976
1976
A left heart assist device (LHAD) has been employed in 14 patients. All had advanced heart disease and were in low cardiac output… (More)
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