Femoral Access and Explant
Dr. Thomas Tu of Baptist Health Hospital discusses his approach to safely and effectively obtain access in the femoral artery and techniques to place a sheath in preparation for Impella insertion and avoid vascular complications. Topics include:
- Femoral access and removal
- Device insertion and positioning technique
- Special situations including resheathing and alternative access
Tune in to learn tips, tricks and techniques for Impella access and insertion.
To learn more about the Impella® platform of heart pumps, including important risk and safety information associated with the use of the devices, please visit: abiomed.com/important-safety-information