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BiVADBiventricular Assist Device
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Doctors managed to stabilise his wife but she was put on a biventricular assist device (Bivad) which kept the blood pumping through her weakened heart.
Although there is research discussing the outcomes of patient's status post LVAD placement, safe and effective exercise parameters need to be explored for all types of VADs (eg, RVAD and BiVAD).
In the final days of the hospitalization, the ICU team took a more palliative approach to caring for Patient X despite the BiVAD remaining functional.