Anesthesia for Ventricular Assist Device Placement: Experience From a Single Center


KOCABAS S. , AŞKAR F., YAĞDI T. , ENGİN Ç. , ÖZBARAN M.

TRANSPLANTATION PROCEEDINGS, cilt.45, ss.1005-1008, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

Özet

Background. Circulatory support with ventricular assist systems has become a treatment alternative for patients with end-stage heart failure owing to the donor shortage. In this report, we have presented our institution's clinical experience in the anesthetic management of ventricular assist device (VAD) implantation.