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Criteria for Removal of an Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump (IABP)

Specialty:

Emergency Medicine & Critical Care
Emergency Medicine & Critical Care
Cardiology

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

A patient with an intra-aortic balloon pump (IABP) should have the pump removed once s/he has become sufficiently stabilized. This can help reduce the occurrence of complications associated with the pump.

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