Mechanical Circulatory Assist Devices: Available Modalities and Review of Literature
North Florida Regional Medical Center
acute coronary syndrome, heart failure, mechanical circulatory support, myocardial infarction
Cardiology | Cardiovascular Diseases | Internal Medicine
Despite advancements in the field interventional cardiology, the prognosis in patients who suffer from cardiogenic shock is poor. Over the years, the use of percutaneous mechanical circulatory support (MCS) devices has increased with the aim to improve short- and long-term outcomes. In this article, we aim to review the different modalities available for MCS devices and current literature comparing their uses.
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Faluk M, Hasan SM, Jiang T, Abdelmaseih R, Patel J. Mechanical circulatory assist devices: Available modalities and review of literature. Heart Views. 2020;21(4):269-75. DOI: 10.4103/HEARTVIEWS.HEARTVIEWS_92_20