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The Inflammatory Response to Ventricular Assist Devices / Gemma Radley; Ina Laura Pieper; Sabrina Ali; Farah Bhatti; Catherine A. Thornton

Frontiers in Immunology, Volume: 9

Swansea University Author: Thornton, Catherine

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The therapeutic use of ventricular assist devices (VADs) for end-stage heart failure (HF) patients who are ineligible for transplant has increased steadily in the last decade. In parallel, improvements in VAD design have reduced device size, cost, and device-related complications. These complication...

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Published in: Frontiers in Immunology
ISSN: 1664-3224
Published: 2018
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