Mechanical Circulatory Support GUIDELINES Pocket Guide

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American Heart Association

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

  • Price: $4.99 per year
    • Subscribe to additional guideline titles for discounted rates
  • Includes automatic updates during the term of your subscription
  • CPT® and ICD10 codes can be added to certain guidelines for an additional fee
  • Supported platforms
    • iPhone and iPad
    • Android phones and tablets
    • Online (internet connection required)
  • Content on the Guideline Central mobile app accessible without an internet connection
    • Access to additional guideline summaries, clinical calculators, and more

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 Mechanical Circulatory Support Pocket Guide is based on the latest recommendations of the American Heart Association (AHA) and was developed with their collaboration. This practical quick-reference tool contains detailed information including indications and contraindications for the use of mechanical circulatory support, preoperative risk evaluation information, mortality data, a device selection algorithm with lists of currently approved devices for both short- and long-term use, and device illustrations.

  • Spiral Bound
  • 14 pages
  • 80# Diamond Silk Cover with Satin Aqueous Coating
  • 4.5″ x 7.25″
  • Key Points
  • Recommendations for MCS
    • Optimal Timing Graph
  • Tables
    • Current Recommendations
    • Approved Short-Term Devices
    • Approved Long-Term Devices
    • Prognostic Determinants in Advanced CHF
    • INTERMACS Clinical Profiles
    • Indications and Contraindications
    • The Lietz-Miller Score for Preoperative Evaluation
    • The ADHERE CART Model for In-Hospital Mortality
  • Device Selection Algorithm
  • Device Illustrations

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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