Specialist Opinion: Updates on Detroit Cardiogenic Shock Initiative with Michael Hacala
Michael Hacala, Detroit Cardiogenic Shock (DCSI) Coordinator at Henry Ford Hospital. Tune in to hear updates about the program, and learn how to participate. Partnering hospital systems participating in DCSI use a defined protocol for early placement of Impella in patients in cardiogenic shock. Since July, initial results from a small sampling of 30 patients show survival rates have improved from 50% to 80%.
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