Acquisition of basic knowledge about aortic counterpulsation, working plan,and physiopathological principles. Acquisition of basic knowledge about ventricular assist devices, clinical indication and management. Acquisition of basic knowledge about extracorporeal membrane oxygenation, its management and working modalities
Physiopathologic principles of aortic counterpulsation. working plan and components. implant technique and management. Clinical indication to aortic counterpulsation, weaning and clinical complications. Plan of ventricular assist devices and types. Clinical indications to ventricular assist device implant, management and complications. Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation: plan, modalities and technique of implant, clinical indications, management and clinical complications.