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BiVADBiventricular Assist Device
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9) Our patient, who survived for 12 months with a BiVAD and no immunosuppressive therapy, had intrinsic resolution of GCM, although she was left with severe myocardial fibrosis, intractable systolic heart failure, and persistent ventricular arrhythmias that would have been fatal without ongoing mechanical biventricular support.
Our report aimed to document the physiotherapy intervention and resulting cardiopulmonary responses of early physical therapy in the ICU in a patient with BIVAD implantation.
Patients on full BiVAD support for heart recovery often require mobility and transport in order to provide a comprehensive assessment for a next stage of therapy," said Mark Anderson, M.