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Risk Factor Analysis and Management of Cerebrovascular Accidents in Japanese Patients Supported by Left Ventricular Assist Device

By Tomoko S. Kato, Kazuo Komamura, Ikutaro Nakajima, Ayako Takahashi, Noboru Oda and Masafumi Kitakaze

Submitted: November 11th 2010Reviewed: April 15th 2011Published: August 29th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/21195

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Tomoko S. Kato, Kazuo Komamura, Ikutaro Nakajima, Ayako Takahashi, Noboru Oda and Masafumi Kitakaze (August 29th 2011). Risk Factor Analysis and Management of Cerebrovascular Accidents in Japanese Patients Supported by Left Ventricular Assist Device, New Aspects of Ventricular Assist Devices Guillermo Reyes, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/21195. Available from:

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