Long-Term Paracorporeal Ventricular Support Systems: A Single-Center Experience

OZBARAN M. , YAĞDI T. , Engin C. , ERKUL S., BALCIOGLU O., BAYSAL B., ...Daha Fazla

TRANSPLANTATION PROCEEDINGS, cilt.45, ss.1013-1016, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier


Background. The Berlin Heart EXCOR is a first-generation paracorporeal, pneumatic ventricular assist device that creates pulsatile flow. It can be used for long-term support of the left and/or right ventricule during end-stage heart failure. The aim of this study was to share our clinical experience in 54 patients.