TITLE

Thrombus formation in a HeartMate II

AUTHOR(S)
Mokadam, Nahush A.; Andrus, Shauna; Ungerleider, Amy
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery;Mar2011, Vol. 39 Issue 3, p414
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
58100980

 

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