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NEW! Acute Rehab Case Study Now Available

Jan 20, 2016

Visit the mē® Catalog for a new case study—Acute Rehab Case Study 1: Management of a Patient with a Left Ventricular Assist Device in Acute Rehabilitation.

After completing this activity, you should be able to:

  • Understand what is a left ventricular assist device (LVAD) and understand the physiological changes associated with LVAD placement;
  • Anticipate medical complications in acute rehabilitation patients with an LVAD;
  • Understand LVAD precautions and exercises in acute rehabilitation.

Don’t forget—all case studies in the mē® Catalog are available for 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ each.