Heart Views

REVIEW ARTICLE
Year
: 2020  |  Volume : 21  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 269--275

Mechanical circulatory assist devices: Available modalities and review of literature


Mohammed Faluk, Syed Mustajab Hasan, Tianyu Jiang, Ramy Abdelmaseih, Jigar Patel 
 Department of Internal Medicine, University of Central Florida College of Medicine; Ocala Regional Medical Center, Internal Medicine Residency Program, Ocala, Florida, USA

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Syed Mustajab Hasan
1431 SW 1st Ave., Ocala, FL 34471
USA

Despite advancements in the field interventional cardiology, the prognosis in patients who suffer from cardiogenic shock is poor. Over the years, the use of percutaneous mechanical circulatory support (MCS) devices has increased with the aim to improve short- and long-term outcomes. In this article, we aim to review the different modalities available for MCS devices and current literature comparing their uses.


How to cite this article:
Faluk M, Hasan SM, Jiang T, Abdelmaseih R, Patel J. Mechanical circulatory assist devices: Available modalities and review of literature.Heart Views 2020;21:269-275


How to cite this URL:
Faluk M, Hasan SM, Jiang T, Abdelmaseih R, Patel J. Mechanical circulatory assist devices: Available modalities and review of literature. Heart Views [serial online] 2020 [cited 2023 Jan 30 ];21:269-275
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