Recommendations for the Use of Mechanical Circulatory Support: Device Strategies and Patient Selection

Published: October 29, 2012

Closeup of a doctor's hand that is holding a stethoscope to an elderly patient's chest
  • No published guidelines exist for use of Mechanical Circulatory Support (MCS)
  • Need for safe and durable MCS in HF treatment
  • Application restrictions on use of MCS