Chapter 15. Circulatory Assist Devices, Artificial Heart, and Heart and Lung Transplantation

  1. Jan Poelaert Clinical Director1 and
  2. Karl Skarvan Professor of Anaesthesiolog2
  1. Joachim M. Erb

Published Online: 28 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470760239.ch15

Transoesophageal Echocardiography in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Second Edition

Transoesophageal Echocardiography in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Second Edition

How to Cite

Erb, J. M. (2004) Circulatory Assist Devices, Artificial Heart, and Heart and Lung Transplantation, in Transoesophageal Echocardiography in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Second Edition (eds J. Poelaert and K. Skarvan), BMJ Publishing Group, London, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470760239.ch15

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Cardiac Anaesthesia and Postoperative Cardiac Surgical Intensive Care Unit, Gent University Hospital, Gent, Belgium

  2. 2

    University of Basel, Kantonsspital Basel, Basel, Switzerland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780727917966

Online ISBN: 9780470760239

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Keywords:

  • artificial heart;
  • lung transplantation;
  • cardiac anaesthesiologists;
  • intra-aortic balloon pump;
  • circulatory assist devices

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Transoesophageal Echocardiography And Circulatory Assist Devices

  • Transoesophageal Echocardiography And Total Artificial Hearts

  • Transoesophageal Echocardiography And Heart Transplantation

  • Transoesophageal Echocardiography And Lung Transplantation