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Amiodarone Use and All-Cause Mortality in Patients With a Continuous-Flow Left Ventricular Assist Device.

Rakesh Gopinathannair, Naga Venkata K Pothineni, Jaimin R Trivedi, Henri Roukoz, Jennifer Cowger, Mustafa M Ahmed, Adarsh Bhan, Ashwin K Ravichandran, Geetha Bhat, Amin Al Ahmad, Andrea Natale, Luigi Di Biase, Mark S Slaughter, Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy,

Background Atrial and ventricular arrhythmias are commonly encountered in patients with advanced heart failure, with amiodarone being the most commonly used antiarrhythmic drug in continuous-flow left ventricular assist device (CF-LVAD) recipients. The purpose of this study was to assess the impact of amiodarone use on long-term all-cause mortality in ptients ... Read more >>

J Am Heart Assoc (Journal of the American Heart Association)
[2022, 11(11):e023762]

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Fixed-dose aspirin monotherapy compared with thromboelastography directed antiplatelet therapy in long-term management of left ventricular assist devices.

Sophia J Fanelli, Mohammed Elzeneini, Lauren E Meece, Ahmad Mahmoud, Eric I Jeng, Neil Harris, Mustafa M Ahmed,

<h4>Background and aim</h4>The role of thromboelastography (TEG) in managing antiplatelet therapy (APT) in left ventricular assist devices (LVADs) is controversial. Our aim was to determine whether removal of TEG from an LVAD-specific APT protocol reduced late-onset bleeding without increasing thromboembolic complications.<h4>Methods</h4>We performed a single-center, retrospective cohort study including all recipients ... Read more >>

J Card Surg (Journal of cardiac surgery)
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