Data from more than 170,000 Impella® heart pump cases have shaped best practices for a team-based approach to patient management.
Patient Management Topics
Access Site Management
Assessing the Impella access site and performing suggested interventions can help prevent complications.
Positioning & Repositioning
Learn about deriving the LV waveform and measuring LVEDP with Impella SmartAssist® technology.
Assessing Impella Position with Echo
Use echocardiography to assess Impella heart pump positioning and learn more about what the components look like.
Calculate the Mehran Score to estimate risk of acute kidney injury (AKI) following a percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI).