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July 9, 2012

Perceived quality of life of children after successful bridging to heart transplantation


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Little information has been published on quality of life of children supported with mechanical circulatory support (MCS) (ECMO or VAD) with end stage heart failure. This paper examined the quality of life (QoL) scores, 3 years post transplant, in 84 children with cardiomyopathy. Of these children, 26 were bridged to transplant with mechanical circulatory support. […]

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