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Cardiac Bypass and Ventricular Assist Devices/ECMO

  • Thomas G. DeLougheryEmail author
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Abstract

This chapter discussed cardiac bypass – origin of associated coagulation defects, preparing the patient for surgery, and management of bleeding. Issues with ventricular assist devices will also be discussed.

Keywords

Coronary artery bypass Ventricular assist device Antifibrinolytic Argatroban Bivalirudin 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Hematology/Medical Oncology, Department of Medicine, Pathology, and PediatricsOregon Health & Sciences UniversityPortlandUSA

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