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Cardiogenic shock
The collaborative care between the heart failure cardiologist, interventional cardiologist, and cardiothoracic surgeon was crucial in this case.
Case Report A 60 year-old gentleman with longstanding stage D non-ischemic cardiomyopathy and left ventricular ejection fraction of 10% underwent Heartmate II left ventricular assist device (LVAD) implantation (Abbott) after presenting with acutely decompensated heart…