Tag: Cardiogenic Shock Algorithms


Multicenter Impella Experience Data from Dr. Andreas Schäfer

Impella for AMI Cardiogenic Shock Dr. Andreas Schäfer, an interventional cardiologist and intensivist from Hannover, Germany, discusses data from an abstract he presented at the American College of Cardiology regarding use of Impella® in patients with acute AMI cardiogenic shock. Dr. Schäfer describes data from 166 patients from 4 centers in Germany and Denmark. Patients … Continue reading “Multicenter Impella Experience Data from Dr. Andreas Schäfer”

WellStar Hub and Spoke Cardiogenic Shock Treatment Network

Successful Implementation of Cardiogenic Shock Algorithm Dr. Salvatore Mannino discusses the cardiogenic shock algorithm used in his successful spoke and hub network. Dr. Mannino is director of the short-term mechanical circulatory support program at WellStar Health System, the largest healthcare system in Georgia. Starting in 2016, each hospital in the WellStar spoke and hub network … Continue reading “WellStar Hub and Spoke Cardiogenic Shock Treatment Network”