A New Bayesian Network-Based Risk Stratification Model for Prediction of Short-term and Long-term LVAD Mortality

AUTHORS: Natasha A. Loghmanpour MS,  Manreet K. Kanwar MD,  Marek J. Druzdzel PhD, Raymond L. Benza MD,  Srinivas Murali MD, and  James F. Antaki PhD ABSTRACT Existing risk assessment tools for patient selection for left ventricular assist devices (LVADs) such as the Destination Therapy Risk Score (DTRS) and HeartMate II Risk Score (HMRS) have limited predictive ability. This study […]