As a physician, writer, and clinical researcher, Haider Warraich wears many hats. He writes frequently for the New York Times and the Washington Post, and has also written for the the Atlantic, Wall Street Journal, LA Times, Guardian, Vox, Slate,...
haiderwarraichHighlights from 📜 in @JCardFail on inotropes:
- 🧑🤝🧑 on inotropes either get LVAD/❤️ txp or they die; few recover
- among 🧑🤝🧑 who receive inotropes as "bridge", 43% still pass away in 8mo
- majority on inotropes DO NOT get palliative care consult
- Palliative inotrope surival 6mo t.co/KQgHQn6n2B