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Peripheral Ventricular Assist Devices in Interventional Cardiology: The Impella® Micro-Axial Pump

By Tobias Becher, Stefan Baumann, Frederik Eder, Christian Fastner, Michael Behnes, Dirk Loßnitzer, Christina Dösch and Martin Borggrefe

Submitted: October 24th 2016Reviewed: February 14th 2017Published: June 28th 2017

DOI: 10.5772/67883

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Tobias Becher, Stefan Baumann, Frederik Eder, Christian Fastner, Michael Behnes, Dirk Loßnitzer, Christina Dösch and Martin Borggrefe (June 28th 2017). Peripheral Ventricular Assist Devices in Interventional Cardiology: The Impella® Micro-Axial Pump, Interventional Cardiology Ibrahim Akin, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/67883. Available from:

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