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Caregivers face strain when patients receive heart pumps

19:00 EST 6 Mar 2018 | AAAS

(American Heart Association) When heart failure patients receive a heart pumping device known as a left ventricular assist device (LVAD), their caregivers seem to suffer, too -- at least initially, according to research in Journal of the American Heart Association (JAHA), the Open Access Journal of the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association.

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