Association between the low percentage of forced vital capacity and increased mortality after left ventricular assist device implantation


KORKMAZ EKREN P. , ÖZTÜRK P. , ERTUGAY S. , ÖZDİL A. , NALBANTGİL S. , ENGİN Ç. , ...More

TURK GOGUS KALP DAMAR CERRAHISI DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, vol.28, no.4, pp.576-585, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 28 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.5606/tgkdc.dergisi.2020.19768
  • Title of Journal : TURK GOGUS KALP DAMAR CERRAHISI DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.576-585

Abstract

Background: This study aims to investigate the effect of low percentage of forced vital capacity measured in the preoperative period on the 28-day mortality in patients undergoing left ventricular assist device implantation.