RVAD


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RVAD

right ventricular assist device; see ventricular assist device, under device.
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He leads the team of biomedical engineers and researchers in the Clinic's Cardiovascular Dynamics Laboratory and CorAide Laboratory (housed within the Clinic's Lerner Research Institute) that will devise the new RVAD.
We have reported a poor prognosis for patients with LVAD support who also required external RVAD support or prolonged inotropic (drug) support," Dr.
These patients often require prolonged support with an RVAD.