Ambulatory central VA-ECMO with biventricular decompression for acute cardiogenic shock

Prashant Rao, Benjamin Alouidor, Richard Smith, Zain Khalpey

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Abstract

We describe the off-pump insertion of a biventricular assist device with extra-corporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO): a novel technique that allows for ambulatory central veno-arterial (VA) ECMO with direct biventricular decompression.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1002-1004
Number of pages3
JournalCatheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions
Volume92
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 1 2018

Keywords

  • cardiovascular intervention
  • extra-corporeal membrane oxygenation
  • mechanical circulatory support
  • ventricular assist device

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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