TITLE

Right ventricular assist device thrombosis during biventricular heart assistance

AUTHOR(S)
Decoene, Christophe; Fayad, Georges; Al-Ruzzeh, Sharif; Modine, Thomas; Crepin, Francis; Pol, Annie; Warembourg, Henri
PUB. DATE
November 2004
SOURCE
Perfusion;Nov2004, Vol. 19 Issue 6, p365
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
We report a case of total thrombosis of a right ventricular assist device in a patient during biventricular assistance. The thrombosis occurred 18 days following implantation and the right ventricular device was immediately removed without any complications. The patient was successfully transplanted after 3 months of left ventricular assistance.
ACCESSION #
15124096

 

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