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Left Ventricular Assist Devices: Engineering Design Considerations

By Marwan A. Simaan, George Faragallah, Yu Wang and Eduardo Divo

Submitted: December 7th 2010Reviewed: April 15th 2011Published: August 29th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/24485

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Marwan A. Simaan, George Faragallah, Yu Wang and Eduardo Divo (August 29th 2011). Left Ventricular Assist Devices: Engineering Design Considerations, New Aspects of Ventricular Assist Devices, Guillermo Reyes, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/24485. Available from:

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