LVADS

AcronymDefinition
LVADSLow Velocity Airdrop Delivery System (C-17)
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Patients who are able to have their LVADS removed also do not require the extensive immunosuppressant drug therapy necessary following a transplant.
Considering how far we have come with cardiac resynchronization therapy devices and implantable cardioverter defibrillators--which once were huge, bulky devices that have gotten smaller and smaller and eventually will not even have leads--this is certainly what we expect to happen with LVADS as well.