Tag: cardiogenic shock

Multivessel PCI has similar outcomes to culprit-vessel only PCI for cardiogenic shock patients when mechanical circulatory support used

A new study has found no significant differences in hospital mortality between multivessel percu...
impella in preventing heart failure in stemi patients

FDA approves extended duration of use for Impella 5.0 and Impella LD heart pumps

Abiomed has announced an expanded US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for the Impella...

Prevalence of multiple organ failure among cardiogenic shock patients has steadily increased

Between 2000 and 2014, in the USA, the percentage of patients with acute myocardial infarction c...

Challenges of conducting a randomised clinical trials to prove the impact of mechanical circulatory support in cardiogenic shock

Mechanical circulatory support is frequently used to stabilise patient haemodynamics in desperate si...

Cardiogenic shock patients would benefit the most from reducing contact-to-balloon time

Data from the FITT-STEMI (Feedback intervention and treatment times in ST-segment elevation myoc...

Haemodynamic support with Impella 2.5 heart pump significantly improves survival when initiated prior to PCI

  A study published in the Journal of Interventional Cardiology indicates that the use o...