Successful mechanical circulatory support as a bridge to transplantation
Lee, S; Park, YH; Lim, SH; Kwak, YT; Kim, H; Chang, BC
Asian cardiovascular & thoracic annals, 15(3):243-245, 2007
Asian cardiovascular & thoracic annals
With the progression of congestive heart failure, therapeutic options become fewer, and cardiac transplantation is the final option. The use of a left ventricular assist device improves the survival rate and quality of life in patients on the waiting list for transplantation. A 64-year-old man was successfully maintained on mechanical circulatory support with a left ventricular assist device for 502 days, as a bridge to transplantation.
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