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Table 3 Adverse events

From: Hospital costs fell as numbers of LVADs were increasing: experiences from Oslo University Hospital

Adverse events ≤30 days events >30 days events
  VA HW VA HW
Local Infection 1 1 3 2
Percutaneous lead exit site    1 4
Pump pocket 1   2 0
Systemic (sepsis) 1 0   
Neurological event 3 2 2 0
Hemorrhagic 1 1   
Embolic 2 1 2 0
   Resolved (no disability)    2  
   Minor disability 3    
Bleeding in need of surgery 1   0 0
System malfunction affecting therapy 0 0 0 0