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Percutaneous ventricular assist devices and extracorporeal life support: current applications

EuroIntervention 2016;12:X61-X67. DOI: 10.4244/EIJV12SXA12

1. Department of Cardiology, Heart Centre, Kerckhoff-Klinik, Bad Nauheim, Germany; 2. Medical Clinic II (Cardiology, Angiology and Intensive Care Medicine), University Heart Centre Lübeck, University Hospital Schleswig-Holstein, Lübeck, Germany; 3. German

Percutaneous mechanical circulatory support devices, such as intra-aortic balloon pump (IABP), active left ventricular assist devices (LVAD) or extracorporeal life support (ECLS), are treatment options for selected patients i

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