AHA CPR MCS Guideline

CPR for Mechanical Circulatory Support Pocket Guide

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American Heart Association

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The digital subscription version of the CPR for Mechanical Circulatory Support Pocket Guide contains all the same great information found in the physical pocket guide, and can be accessed on mobile devices and online:

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For mobile access, download the free app from the App Store or Google Play and use the same email address and password as the website to login.

For individual use only; contact us for group and site licenses.

The CPR for Mechanical Circulatory Support Pocket Guide is based on the latest guidelines of the American Heart Association (AHA) and was developed with their collaboration. This practical quick-reference tool contains recommendations for evaluating and treating cardiac arrest in patients with mechanical circulatory support devices.

  • Spiral Bound
  • 12 pages
  • 80# Diamond Silk Cover with Satin Aqueous Coating
  • 4.5″ x 7.25″
  • Key Points 
  • Ventricular Assist Device (VAD) Configurations
  • Intracorporeal Pumps
  • Paracorporeal Pumps
  • Axial vs. Centrifugal-Flow Pump Design
  • Total Artificial Heart with Freedom Portable Driver
  • HeartMate II Troubleshooting Algorithm 
  • Algorithm showing response to a patient with a left ventricular assist device (LVAD)
  • Algorithm showing response to a patient with a total artificial heart (TAH)
  • Diagnostic Recommendations 
  • Cardiovascular Problems
  • Non-Cardiovascular Problems
  • Definitive Evaluation And Care
  • Total Artificial Heart 
  • Table: Basic Differences in Performing Resuscitation in Patients With Mechanical Circulatory Support

Our mission is to build healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke. That single purpose drives all we do. AHA's Professional Membership is a made up of a robust group of cardiovascular professionals who participate in discovery and dissemination of science.

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