Intra-Aortic Balloon Pumping
Kathy M. White
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This book describes the advanced cardiovascular life support offered by the
inflation and deflation of an intra-aortic balloon. Procedural details include balloon insertion, pump set-up and connections, and careful timing of inflation and deflation. Errors in inflation and deflation are explained and illustrated. Other complications and prevention measures are detailed.