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Long-Term Management of Pulsatile Extracorporeal Left Ventricular Assist Device

By Tomoko Sugiyama Kato, Kazuo Komamura, Noboru Oda, Taro Sasaoka, Ikutaro Nakajima, Ayako Tkakahashi and Masafumi Kitakaze

Submitted: June 3rd 2010Reviewed: October 24th 2010Published: April 26th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/15118

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Tomoko Sugiyama Kato, Kazuo Komamura, Noboru Oda, Taro Sasaoka, Ikutaro Nakajima, Ayako Tkakahashi and Masafumi Kitakaze (April 26th 2011). Long-Term Management of Pulsatile Extracorporeal Left Ventricular Assist Device, Ventricular Assist Devices, Jeffrey Shuhaiber, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/15118. Available from:

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