Cardiac surgeon Ahmet Kilic discusses improvements to left ventricular assist device (LVAD) technology, implantation techniques and survival outcomes.
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Previously, a 50% survivability rate 1 year post-LVAD implant was considered a success, says cardiac surgeon Ahmet Kilic. The latest LVADs boast a 90% survivability rate and better quality of life. #HeartFailure Click to Tweet