Title: Exercise capacity in ventricular assist device patients: clinical relevance of pump speed and power
Authors: Fresiello, Libera ×
Buys, Roselien
Timmermans, Philippe
Vandersmissen, Katrien
Jacobs, Steven
Droogne, Walter
Ferrari, Gianfranco
Rega, Filip
Meyns, Bart #
Issue Date: May-2016
Publisher: Elsevier Science
Series Title: European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery vol:Ahead of print
Article number: ezw147
Abstract: Patients with ventricular assist device (VAD) show a limited exercise capacity. The aim of this work is to investigate whether VAD speed increase has an effect on exercise performance in the upright position.
ISSN: 1010-7940
Publication status: accepted
KU Leuven publication type: IT
Appears in Collections:Clinical Cardiac Surgery
Research Group for Cardiovascular and Respiratory Rehabilitation
× corresponding author
# (joint) last author

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