Ventricular Assist Devices
Ventricular Assist Devices (VAD)
Information from the Cleveland Clinic.

Left Ventricular Assist Device Illustration
Information from the American Heart Association.

Heart Disease and the Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD)
Information from WebMD.

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Last updated: December 2, 2011