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The Center for Advanced Heart Failure team will carefully evaluate every patient referred for advanced heart failure therapy to determine whether the patient is a candidate for LVAD. Among the evaluation tests performed will be:
These tests may be ordered by your primary cardiologist or Advanced heart failure cardiologist or by your surgeon. If some of these tests have already been performed within the last 6 months, then we will not be repeating those on a case by case basis.