Prospective evaluation of ventricular assist device risk scores' capacity to predict cardiopulmonary exercise parameters


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Dorken G., Öztürk P. , Demir E. , Engin Ç. , Nalbantgil S., Yağdı T. , ...More

INTERACTIVE CARDIOVASCULAR AND THORACIC SURGERY, vol.30, no.2, pp.223-228, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 30 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1093/icvts/ivz248
  • Title of Journal : INTERACTIVE CARDIOVASCULAR AND THORACIC SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.223-228
  • Keywords: Heart failure, Exercise test, Left ventricular assist device, Mechanical circulatory support, Model for End-stage Liver Disease, HeartMate2 Risk Score, LIVER-DISEASE MELD, HEART-FAILURE, MODEL, DYSFUNCTION, SURVIVAL, OUTCOMES, SUPPORT, XI

Abstract

OBJECTIVES: Risk scores for left ventricular assist device (LVAD) therapy are known to predict morbidity and adverse events in addition to mortality. This study evaluates the capacity of popular LVAD risk scores to predict cardiopulmonary exercise parameters.