An array of interventional therapeutics is available in the modern era, with uses depending on acute or chronic situations. This article focuses on support in acute decompensated heart failure and cardiogenic shock, including intra-aortic balloon pumps, continuous aortic flow augmentation, and extra-corporeal membrane oxygenation.
- Cardiogenic shock
- Decompensated heart failure
- Extracorporeal membrane support
- Interventional management
- Intraaortic balloon pump