Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
- Monitoring patients with continuous-flow ventricular assist devices outside of the intensive care unit: novel challenges to bedside nursingGenevieve O'Shea
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Prog Transplant 23:39-46. 2013....
- Ventricular assist devices: what intensive care unit nurses need to know about postoperative managementGenevieve O'Shea
Artificial Heart Program, UPMC, 200 Lothrop St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
AACN Adv Crit Care 23:69-83; quiz 84-5. 2012..This article focuses on the physiological basis for postoperative nursing management strategies and the most important complications of which critical care nurses need to be aware...
- The Joint Commission's disease-specific care certification for destination therapy ventricular assist devicesKathleen L Lockard
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Artificial Heart Program, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
Prog Transplant 20:155-62. 2010..The Presbyterian Hospital Artificial Heart Program was awarded The Joint Commission's device-specific certification for destination therapy with ventricular assist devices in June 2008...