Migration of Intraaortic Balloon Pump Placed Via the Axillary Artery.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Axillary artery intraaortic balloon pump (IABP) placement enables those awaiting transplant to ambulate and get stronger, but motion increases risk of IABP migration. The management of a migrated pump in a 44-year-old man with heart failure is described.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Barac, YD; Alwair, H; Kong, DF; Patel, CB; Daneshmand, MA; Milano, CA; Schroder, JN

Published Date

  • January 2018

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 30 / 1

Start / End Page

  • E11 -

PubMed ID

  • 29289953

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1557-2501


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States