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Ventricular Assist Device: Emerging Modality for Long Term Cardiac Support

By Rachit Shah, Sharath Kommu, Rohit Bhuriya and Rohit Arora

Submitted: December 22nd 2010Reviewed: July 20th 2011Published: August 29th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/25103

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Rachit Shah, Sharath Kommu, Rohit Bhuriya and Rohit Arora (August 29th 2011). Ventricular Assist Device: Emerging Modality for Long Term Cardiac Support, New Aspects of Ventricular Assist Devices, Guillermo Reyes, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/25103. Available from:

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