Cardiac and Vascular Surgeons
Improved Clinical Outcomes with Impella 5.5® with SmartAssist® vs. Impella 5.0® in Cardiogenic Shock and Heart Failure Patients
Impella 5.5 with SmartAssist
A heart pump designed for surgeons with forward flow and intelligent patient management
Abiomed Breethe OXY-1 System™
An easy-to-use, compact cardiopulmonary support system, with an integrated oxygen concentrator that provides an independent oxygen source designed to support mobility
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Case Study: PCCS Care Pathway and Use of Impella 5.5 with SmartAssist Heart Pump
This case study illustrates the importance of being prepared for post-cardiotomy cardiogenic shock (PCCS) in patients with comorbidities.
OR and ICU Checklist Best Practices for Impella 5.5 with SmartAssist
Impella trainer, Kevin Ray, MS, RT(R), CV, provides a checklist including steps to perform pre-insertion, during insertion, and post-insertion.
Expert Strategies for Management of Post-Cardiotomy Cardiogenic Shock
Scott Silvestry, MD, and a panel of surgeons take a comprehensive look at post-cardiotomy cardiogenic shock and its management today.