Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. If you need assistance understanding the eligibility criteria, please contact the study team.See eligibility criteria
- Adult patients that will undergo VAD placement.
- Patients able to give consent
- Patients on dialysis (hemodialysis or peritoneal dialysis)
- Non-elective VAD placement (VAD implantation decision made within 24 hours)