How aware are you regarding ECMO & IABP sustaining the life
Former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, was admitted in the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) recently following complaints of breathlessness and uneasiness. He is being treated at the intensive care unit of the cardiothoracic and neurosciences centre of the premier medical institute. While the speculations around the health of the Ex. Finance Minister multiply, the AIIMS has released a statement regarding the treatment of the minister with 2 procedures namely IABP & ECMO.

So how aware are you about the IABP & ECMO? Here's a primer describing the two!

Source: :ECMO (https://www.ucsfhealth.org/treatments/extracorporeal_mechanical_oxygenation/)
IABP (https://www.stmaryhealthcare.org/intraaorticballoonpumpiabp)
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Thank you PlexusMd. It is a very brief but informative slideshow.
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