|Author(s)/Faculty: Joseph G. Rogers, MD, FACC, FHFSA ; Mandeep R. Mehra, MD , FACC, FESC, FHSFA, FRCP; Petar M. Seferović, MD, PhD, FACC, FESC; Mark S. Slaughter, MD; Mary Norine Walsh, MD, MACC, FHFSA|
|Source: Healio Education Lab - Cardiology|
|Type: Lecture||Articles/Items: 8|
|Release Date: 1/4/2019||Expiration Date: 1/4/2020|
|Credit Type: CME / CNE||Number of Credits: 1.5|
|Mechanically assisted circulation has been established as an evidenced-based and increasingly important option for patients with Stage D heart failure failing optimal medical and electrical therapies. There is a broad range of knowledge about the therapy as implementation has primarily been limited to large academic centers with associated transplant programs. However, the growth of the therapy has resulted in heightened patient awareness about assisted circulation as well as the strong likelihood that these patients are being seen in healthcare facilities away from implanting centers. This program addresses several of the issues above by providing knowledge regarding assisted circulation for both less-experienced clinicians and those with greater levels of expertise.|
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