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The The VAD Journal is a multidisciplinary forum for all subspecialties in the field of mechanical assisted circulation and advanced heart failure. It is created with the purpose of enabling rapid dissemination of swift and unbiased reviews of new findings and ideas for all interested parties.

Content from previous issues published from 2014 to 2018 can be browsed by using the drop-down menu in the sidebar, and you can also navigate directly to previous volumes using the links below:

Original Research


Predicting Bleeding and Thrombosis Complications in Patients with Continuous Flow Left Ventricular Assist Devices
Kyle Zacholski, William Kuan, Justin McCann McCann, Aric Schadler, Aaron Cook, Sara Parli, and Adam Sieg


Modeling Hospital-Wide Extracorporeal Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation: Pros and Cons
Shiksha Joshi, Sandipan Shringi, Manpreet Sira Sira, and Maya Guglin


Case Reports


Cutting the Cord: A Case of Late Presenting Driveline Infection
Brian Laughey, Lauren Eyadiel, and Barbara Pisani