Date Presented 4/19/2018
Patients with left ventricular assist devices (LVADs) are growing in number. This study provides the first evidence to support that patients perceive occupational therapy interventions to be meaningful and beneficial during acute care hospitalization after LVAD implantation.
Primary Author and Speaker: Elizabeth Wyble
Contributing Authors: Lisa Borrero, Jennifer Fogo, Cheryl Bittel, Katie Caldwell, Deborah Mann