How Early CPI Testing May Lower Shock Patient Mortality from MODS

Dr. Ajay Srivastava of Scripps Clinic shares a shock case that highlights the importance of earlier and more comprehensive diag...

AirLifted Shock Patient with Stent Thrombosis Receives Immediate Impella Support

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center's Dr. Mehran Khorsandi presents a complex and intense case of a 65 y/o male who presented to an out...

IMPRESS in Severe Shock Trial: Looking Closer at the Data

For patients with cardiogenic shock (CS), intra-aortic balloon pump (IABP) had been an important tool for maintaining patients...

Developing a Cardiogenic Shock Protocol and a Heart Team Approach with Dr. Salvatore Mannino

Dr. Sal Mannino and a multi-disciplinary team successfully implemented a cardiogenic shock algorithm at a very busy tertiary ce...

How Impella® Provided Shock Patient Stabilization Prior to Transferring to Another Hospital

UCSD's Dr. Mitul Patel shares a case of a shock patient transferred to his facility with an Impella CP® inserted for...

Detroit Cardiogenic Shock Initiative: Initial Results

Data presented by Dr. William O'Neill of Henry Ford Hospital System at the 66th Annual Scientific Session of the American Colle...

Impella® Quality Assurance Program: Importance of Treatment Protocols to Improve Patient Survival and Heart Recovery

  Data from Abiomed’s Impella® Quality (IQ) Assurance Program, which includes the IQ Database and cVAD Registry, wa...

Rediscovering the Technique of Manual Pressure for Hemostasis

Dr Rahul Sharma discusses basic instruction on a seemingly forgotten technique of pulling a sheath and manually holding the pre...

Impella® Support and Early Detection Can Provide Benefits in Cardiogenic Shock Patient

Dr. Raja Hatem of Columbia University Medical Center discusses the importance of recognizing vital signs early in a cardiogenic...

An Alternative Access Approach for Shock Patients

Dr. Raj Tayal of Mary Washington Healthcare shares an Impella case of a cardiogenic shock patient with an index of 1.8 and EF o...

Impella Support During Cardiogenic Shock

Dr. Amir Kaki of DMC Heart Hospital shares a case of Impella support for a 48 year old female during cardiogenic shock. Dr. Kak...

Dr. William O’Neill: Impella for Cardiogenic Shock will be Major Advancement

In this Medpage Today video, Dr. William O'Neill of Detroit's Henry Ford Hospital explains why Impella will be a major advancem...

Patient in Postcardiotomy Cardiogenic Shock (PCCS) Treated with the Impella RP

Northwell Health’s Dr. Michael Happes shares a case of a dramatic save of a postcardiotomy cardiogenic shock patient. In this c...

How to Best Identify Cardiogenic Shock Patients

Watch as Dr. Seth D. Bilazarian, Abiomed's VP of Interventional Cardiology, discusses the field of cardiogenic shock and how to...

High-Risk Patient Hybrid Coronary Revascularization for Cardiogenic Shock

Hofstra-Northwell School of Medicine’s Dr. Michael Happes shares a Protected PCI case that involved complex decision making and...

Starting Shock Treatment Program Using Advanced Hemodynamic Support

The ProtectedPCI.com blogging team spoke with Dr. Bernhard Schieffer from Marburg at the European Advanced Hemodynamics course...

Impella-Assisted Left Main Bifurcation Stenting

Columbia University Medical Center's Dr. Philip Green presents Impella-Assisted Left Main Bifurcation Stenting during ST elevat...

The FDA’s Shock Indication for the Impella

The FDA recently granted Abiomed approval to expand Impella™ 2.5 PMA to treat patients suffering cardiogenic shock follo...

Dr. Mark Grise Shares Advice on Access and Patient Management at Scripps 2015

The talk entitled “Tips and Tricks: Access and Patient Management” was given by Dr. Mark Grise, Medical Director of the Cardiac...