Permanent left ventricular assist device for end-stage heart failure: First successful implantation of the axial flow Heartmate II rotary pump as destination therapy for heart failure in Israel

Offer Amir, Dan Aravot, Reuven Pizov, Boris Orlov, Arieh Eden, Avinoam Shiran, Basheer Karkabi, Latif Sabbag, Amnon Y. Zlotnick, Ronny Ammar, David A. Halon, Basil S. Lewis

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2 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)887-889
Number of pages3
JournalIsrael Medical Association Journal
Issue number12
StatePublished - Dec 2007
Externally publishedYes


  • Destination therapy
  • End-stage heart failure
  • HeartMate II
  • Left ventricular assist device

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