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IABP vs Impella®: Incidence of Bleeding and Vascular Complications

Key Takeaways Patients undergoing high-risk PCI often require additional hemodynamic support, particularly with the help of ventricular assist devices. There is no significant difference between Impella 2.5┬« and IABP in terms of bleeding risk and vascular complications. High-risk patients with acute coronary syndrome (ACS) often require additional cardiac support during a protected percutaneous coronary intervention … Continue reading “IABP vs Impella┬«: Incidence of Bleeding and Vascular Complications”