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Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Ventricular Assist Devices

Posted on October 26, 2015 - By Cliff Reid
"We may come across patients with Ventricular Assist Devices (VADs), either in the prehospital or interhospital setting. Prehospital & retrieval medicine practitioners should have a basic understanding of how they function, what can go wrong, and how to troubleshoot in emergencies."
These two talks by HEMS Physician Chris Partka will take you through the essentials:




Further Reading: