Assisted Circulation 3
Springer-Verlag, 1989 - Medical - 621 pages
Assisted Circulation 3 is an authoritative review of the progress which has been achieved in the last 5 years since the appearance of Assisted Circulation 2 in 1984. The present book highlights the work of well-known experts on - new indications for assisted circulation, - cardiac assist devices as bridges toward transplantation, - temporary mechanical heart support, - results of long term studies into problems of tissue overgrowth, infection, and physiological regulation of cardiac devices, and - new results on cardiac transplantation and the new immunsuppresive regima. Assisted Circulation 3 is the latest product of an ongoing effort by the editors to keep readers abreast of recent advances in the field on a regular basis.
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
The Present Status of Assisted Circulation Introduction
Precedents and Perspectives
Stagnation or Evolution
36 other sections not shown
acute aorta aortic Artif Intern Organs assist pumping Assisted Circulation atrial pressure atrium Berlin Heidelberg 1989 Biomedicus blood pump bridge to transplantation cannula cardiac assist cardiac output cardiac transplantation cardiogenic shock cardiopulmonary bypass circulatory support complications counterpulsation cyclosporin developed diaphragm diastolic disease donor heart driving ECMO electrical endothelial cells flow function graft heart failure heart transplantation heart-lung transplantation hemodynamic hemolysis heterotopic IABP increase infection inflow insertion intra-aortic balloon pumping Jarvik-7 Kantrowitz Kolff left atrial left ventricle left ventricular assist long-term LVAD mechanical mmHg motor myocardial infarction myocardium nonpulsatile orthotopic patients percutaneous Pierce WS pneumatic polyurethane postcardiotomy postoperative procedure pulmonary artery pulsatile recipient rejection renal skeletal muscle skeletal muscle ventricles Soc Artif Intern stimulation surgery surgical survival systolic technique therapy Thorac Cardiovasc Surg Thoratec thrombus tion TNS-BRNO total artificial heart Trans Am Soc valve vascular venous ventricular assist device weaned