Continuous Hemodynamic Monitoring of Patients with a Continuous-Flow Left Ventricular Assist Device

Moscato, Francesco ;   Gross, Christoph ;   Marko, Christiane ;   Zimpfer, Daniel ;   Schima, Heinrich

Tags Ventricular assist devicesHemodynamicsCardiovascular signal processing

Due to the lack of implemented hemodynamic sensors in left ventricular assist devices (LVAD) available pump data offer the only way to...

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Device Thrombogenicity Emulation: Principles and Applications

Bluestein, Danny ;   Slepian, Marvin J.

Tags Artificial heart and valves and TAVICardiovascular flow and hemodynamicsHemodynamics

Mechanical circulatory support (MCS) devices for end-stage heart failure or as a bridge-to-transplant include total artificial hearts (TAH)...

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How Computational Fluid Dynamics can Help in the Design of Mechanical Circulatory Support Device

Redaelli, Alberto

Tags Ventricular assist devicesHemodynamicsArtificial heart and valves and TAVI

Mechanical Circulatory Support (MCS) devices can cause severe comorbidities including thrombosis, bleeding and infection. In this scenario,...

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Platelet Activation and MCS: What Does It Really Mean? How Can We Modulate This for Improved Patient Outcomes?

Slepian, Marvin J. ;   Bluestein, Danny

Tags Ventricular assist devicesArtificial heart and valves and TAVIHemodynamics

Mechanical Circulatory support devices – while life-saving for patients with advanced and end-stage heart failure remain plagued by thrombotic...

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