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VAD Implant Guideline Proposal Dubbed “One Year/One Block” Strategy

This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet

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Heart failure patients should be considered for ventricular assist device (VAD) implants when they can no longer walk at least one block or they have less than a year of life expectancy, according to Lynne Warner Stevenson, M.D., a cardiac surgeon at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston
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