The Recent Evolution of Mechanical Circulatory Support and Its Impact on Cardiac Transplantation

Dr. Joseph G. Rogers, associate professor of medicine, discusses whether or not the use of VADS has favorably altered pre-transplant morbidity and mortality, are they influencing heart allocation in a manner that creates inequities on the waiting list and are they ready to replace transplantation.  


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Joseph Rogers, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Fellow In Cardiology, Medicine, Washington University, 1991 - 1995 Medical Resident, Medicine, University of Nebraska Omaha, 1988 - 1991 M.D., University of Nebraska Omaha, 1988

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