ECMO: We Need to Vent About the Need to Vent!

Dirk W. Donker*, Daniel Burkhoff, Michael J. Mack

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1251-1253
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of the American College of Cardiology
Issue number13
Early online date28 Mar 2022
Publication statusPublished - 5 Apr 2022


  • cardiogenic shock
  • circulatory support
  • extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO)
  • intra-aortic balloon pump
  • left ventricular unloading
  • left ventricular venting, mechanical circulatory support (MCS)
  • percutaneous ventricular assist device (pVAD)
  • temporary circulatory support (TCS)
  • transaortic microaxial pump (Impella)
  • venoarterial ECMO

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