LVADs

No pulse, no problem! What EMS teams need to know about LVAD patients

Tonya Elliott, RN, Program Coodinator, Mechanical Circulatory Support, MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute May 25, 2018

When EMS arrives on the scene of a medical emergency, the first things they often check are patients’ pulse and…

Living With Advanced Heart Failure? Take Heart

Ezequiel J. Molina, MD, Surgical Director of the LVAD and Heart Transplant Program February 24, 2020

There is no doubt that the person best equipped to manage your heart failure is a specialist. To monitor symptoms…