Year : 2009  |  Volume : 12  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 155--165

Adult cardiac transplantation: A review of perioperative management (Part - II)


Harish Ramakrishna1, Dawn E Jaroszewski2, Francisco A Arabia2 
1 Department of Anesthesiology, Mayo Clinic, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
2 Division of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery (D.E.J., F.A.A.), Mayo Clinic, Phoenix, Arizona, USA

Correspondence Address:
Harish Ramakrishna
Department of Anesthesiology, Mayo Clinic, 5777 East Mayo Boulevard, Phoenix, Arizona 85054
USA

Heart transplant is the definitive therapy for end-stage heart failure. This two part review article focussed first on the perioperative management of patients for heart transplantation. This part II will be a comprehensive review of the current status of mechanical assist device therapy for surgical management of the patient with refractory end-stage heart failure.


How to cite this article:
Ramakrishna H, Jaroszewski DE, Arabia FA. Adult cardiac transplantation: A review of perioperative management (Part - II).Ann Card Anaesth 2009;12:155-165


How to cite this URL:
Ramakrishna H, Jaroszewski DE, Arabia FA. Adult cardiac transplantation: A review of perioperative management (Part - II). Ann Card Anaesth [serial online] 2009 [cited 2019 Dec 8 ];12:155-165
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