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Author International Symposium on Artificial Heart and Assist Device (7th : 2000 : Tokyo, Japan)

Title Heart replacement : artificial heart 7 / 7th International Symposium on Artificial Hearts and Assist Devices ; editors, Tetuzo [i.e. Tetsuzō] Akutsu, Hitoshi Koyanagi
Published [London] : Isis Medical Media, [2001]
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, pages 153-468) : illustrations (some color)
Series Journal of congestive heart failure & circulatory support, 1365-5736 ; v. 1, no. 4
Journal of congestive heart failure & circulatory support ; v. 1, no. 4. 1365-5736
Contents Cover -- Heart Replacement -- Heart Replacement -- Dispatch -- Copyright and photocopying -- Heart Replacement -- Preface -- Past and future perspective of the Symposium -- Congratulatory Addresses -- The Yoshioka Memorial Prize, the Akutsu Prize, and the Koyanagi Scientific Exhibition Prize -- The Yoshioka Memorial Prize -- The Akutsu Prize -- Koyanagi Scientific Exhibition Prize -- The 7 th International Symposium on Artificial Heart and Assist Devices Tokyo, Japan March 10-11, 2000 -- Programme -- Session 1 Total Artificial Heart -- Long-term in vivo testing of the National Cardio- vascular Center electrohydraulic total artificial heart -- Ultracompact, totally implantable, permanent TAH -- Progress in the development of the undulation pump total artificial heart -- Session 2 Heart Transplantation -- Pre- and post-heart transplant management in end-stage cardiac failure patients: Osaka University experience -- Bridging to heart transplantation using paracorporeal and implantable ventricular assist devices -- First clinical trials of a totally implantable destination therapy ventricular assist system -- Session 3 Total Artificial Heart -- Design of atrial cuff for the undulation pump total artificial heart -- Oxygen-demand-based physiological control of the total atificial heart -- Vagal nerve activity suggests a new control method of an artificial heart -- Development of the implantable centrifugal right ventricular assist device: combined use with LVAD as an alternative to the total artificial heart -- Eccentric roller type total artificial heart -- Session 4 Pathophysiology -- Changes in heart rate variability during long-term left ventricular assist normal goats in normal goats -- Pathophysiological study of the heterotopic experi-mental cervical allotransplantation of the canine heart -- Quantification of pulsatility of the arterial blood pressure waveform during left ventricular nonpulsatile assistance:a brief review and a recent study series -- Pathophysiological aspect of an implantable ventricular assist device with short stroke and high frequency -- Session 5 Biomaterial -- Phospholipid polymer biomaterials for making ventricular assist devices -- Surface modification with polymeric micelle and its characterizations -- Closure of the pericardium using synthetic bioabsorbable polymers -- Fate of latissimus dorsi muscle flap in cardiomyoplasty and availability of omental flap -- Session 6 Engineering -- Extension of durability of jellyfish valve for long-term use in artificial hearts -- Sensorless estimation of pressure head and flow of a continuous-flow artificial heart -- Development of an implantable centrifugal blood pump -- Session 7 Engineering -- Flow visualization study to obtain suitable design criteria of a centrifugal blood pump -- Durability enhancement of monopivot magnetic suspension blood pump -- Miniature undulation pump for the study of renal circulation -- Flow-transformed pulsatile total artificial heart using axial flow blood pump -- Prediction of hemolysis in rotary blood pumps with computational fluid dynamics analysis -- Computational fluid dynamics analysis for centrifugal blood pumps -- Computer simulation of the entire heart pump with application to IVAS centrifugal pump -- Development of the crank-motor vibrating flow pump for the left ventricular assist system -- Session 8 Ventricular Assist Devices
Summary The complete proceedings of the international meeting of heart replacement researchers and specialists. The latest developments in six critical areas were discussed: VAD (VAS); total artificial heart; heart transplantation; future trends in biomaterials and engineering; and pathophysiology
Notes Published in collaboration with Nankodo Company Limited
Symposium held at Keidanren Kaikan in Tokyo, March 10-11, 2000--Preface
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject Biomedical materials -- Congresses.
Heart, Artificial -- Congresses.
Heart, Artificial.
Assisted Circulation.
Biomedical Engineering -- methods.
Genre/Form Congress.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Akutsu, Tetsuzō, 1922-
Koyanagi, Hitoshi, 1936-
ISBN 0203994582 (electronic bk.)
9780203994580 (electronic bk.)