Tag: Dr. Tony DeMartini


Q&A: Weaning Off of Impella

When do you being weaning off the Impella device for Protected PCI and Cardiogenic Shock patients? Learn from Drs. Tony DeMartini and Mark Goodwin of Edward-Elmhurst Hospital. Related Content: National Cardiogenic Shock Initiative: Published Results from CCI Impella RP® Weaning Recommendations from Dr. Tim Larkin Abiomed Cardiogenic Shock Protocol Subscribe or join the conversation by following … Continue reading “Q&A: Weaning Off of Impella”

Q&A: Patient Identification

How are you identifying patients that might benefit from Protected PCI who are not presenting to the cath lab? Learn about patient identification from Dr. Tony DeMartini of Edward-Elmhurst Health. Related Content: The Value, Role, and Success of a Protected PCI Coordinator Identifying the Need for a Protected PCI Program University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center … Continue reading “Q&A: Patient Identification”

How Dr. Tony DeMartini Chooses Between Impella 2.5® vs Impella CP® for Protected PCI

In this Q&A session, Dr. Tony DeMartini describes his decision-making behind choosing the Impella 2.5 vs the Impella CP device in Protected PCI. Overall, Dr. DeMartini briefly discusses the several patient variables which help him decide between the two Impella devices. Related Content: Chadi Alraies, MD, Presents Case of an Elderly Patient with Severe Aortic … Continue reading “How Dr. Tony DeMartini Chooses Between Impella 2.5® vs Impella CP® for Protected PCI”