What is the lived experience of patients with left ventricular assist devices during the COVID-19 pandemic? A qualitative analysis

Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs

9 Novembre Nov 2021 29 days ago
  • Moro M

During the COVID-19 outbreak, patients with left ventricular assist device (LVAD) faced several changes in their daily life. However, the effects of these changes on the patients' lived experiences are not still investigated. The current study explored the lived experience of people with left ventricular assist device (LVAD) during the COVID-19 pandemic. During the COVID-19 outbreak, people with LVADs faced several changes in their daily life. However, the effects of these changes on the patients' lived experiences are not still investigated.

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What is the lived experience of patients with left ventricular assist devices during the COVID-19 pandemic? A qualitative analysis. Trenta AM, Belloni S, Ausili D, Caruso R, Arrigoni C, Russo S, Moro M, Vellone E, Dellafiore F. Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs. 2021 Nov 6:zvab097. doi: 10.1093/eurjcn/zvab097

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