Kanülenfunktion beim assist-patienten

Translated title of the contribution: Cannula function in the assist-device patient

Friedrich D Knollmann, E. Hennig

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Increasing support times in patients with an implantable circulatory assist device account for a larger demand of imaging services in this population. For patients on a ventricular assist device, computed tomography has evolved as a particularly important imaging modality. One crucial finding that demands immediate attention is flection of the assist cannula.

Translated title of the contributionCannula function in the assist-device patient
Original languageGerman
Pages (from-to)89-90
Number of pages2
JournalZeitschrift fur Herz-, Thorax- und Gefasschirurgie
Issue number2
StatePublished - Apr 2003
Externally publishedYes


  • Circulatory assist device
  • Computed tomography
  • Congestive heart failure

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine


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