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Dr. Adrian Kantrowitz introduced the intra-aortic balloon pump (IABP) in the late 1960s as a simple yet effective device to increase coronary perfusion.
intra-aortic balloon pump (IABP) a mechanical aid to the circulatory function of the heart that acts to provide internal counterpulsation. The basic components of the...
IABP one of your patients had poor cardiac output after a CABGx4 and required the insertion of an intra-aortic balloon pump, what do you do?
Intra-aortic Balloon Counterpulsation Therapy: Theory Program. This interactive program is designed for health care professionals with experience in critical care and...