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During a recent webinar hosted by AllMed Healthcare Management, Dr.
Hearts previously rejected due to donors' age or other risk factors can now be declared viable for transplantation using pharmacological stress echo.
The artificial heart, a mechanical heart replacement, is typically used in order to bridge the time to heart transplant or to replace the heart in case a transplant is impossible. Often ventricular assist devices are confused with mechanical hearts because the assist the heart through pumps. They are also different from a cardiopulmonary bypass machine which is an external device used to provide the function of the heart and lungs. CPBs are usually only used for a few hours at a time,...
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