MyLVAD is Here for You
At MyLVAD our mission is to help improve the quality of life and outcomes for people living in the LVAD world. We hope to provide information, support, direction, and inspiration for those who live with LVADs.
LVAD Surgery and COVID-19
What is an LVAD and How Does it Work?
What is Congestive Heart Failure?
LVAD Decision Aid
MyLVAD Online Support Group - Now Every Monday Evening!
LVAD Wearables Survey
Research Opportunities Forum
Connect with the MyLVAD Community
Living with an LVAD
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Hello everyone! I was interested to know if anyone received the Covid vaccine and has an LVAD Can you share your story .. side effects and any advice
Inspiration and Encouragement
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Nine years ago today, Prof Phil Spratt and the wonderful, dedicated Heart team from St. Vincent's Hospital in Sydney (Australia) inserted my Heartware LVAD and consequently extended my life another 9 years to date. I have been very fortunate to have used this time wisely and to the maximum with...
Congestive Heart Failure
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Hi Everyone, Would like to ask people here about their experiences with an LVAD and what sort of improvements it had made to your life after it was installed. My Dad has congestive heart failure after a MI and part of his heart has died. He suffers from edema in the legs, feet and stomach and BP is...
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Would like to donate some of my husbands equipment. He went to rest with the Lord.