Mechanical Cardiac Support in Advanced Heart Failure (1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™). This activity has no commercial support.
Tarun W. Dasari, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine/Cardiovascular Diseases\\
Objectives: Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to: Review the function and role of left ventricular assist devices in advanced heart failure. To recall concepts of bridge to transplant and destination therapy. To review the currently available left ventricular assist devices and clinical data.
Disclosure Report: Course Director: Dr. C.A. Sivaram is a consultant for and has received honorarium from ATS Medical. Planning Committee Members: Dr. Dwight Reynolds has received grants/research support and been a consultant for Medtronic. Course Contact: Ms. Kelsey Peters has no financial relationships or affiliations to disclose. Speaker: Dr. Dasari has no financial relationships or affiliations to disclose.
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Department of Medicine/Cardiovascular Diseases