Mending Broken Hearts...When VADs Go Bad

Mending Broken Hearts...When VADs Go Bad

Kelley Holdren, BSN, CFRN, administrative director and chief flight nurse of the UCAN Flight Team, presents an overview of the different types of heart failure, examines indications for LVAD therapy and identifies common LVAD devices. Holdren also reviews common alarms and discusses treatment priorities for LVAD patients.


Published

June 28, 2016

Created by

The University of Chicago Medicine