Ventricular Assist Devices
by Jeffrey Shuhaiber
Publisher: InTech 2011
Number of pages: 212
The assist devices will continue adding a large number of years of life to humans globally and empower the medical society to optimize heart failure therapy. While expensive and cumbersome task, the foundation provided in this book reflects a contemporary product of original research from a multitude of different experts in the field.
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