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ASAIO 2020 Meeting Abstracts for Nursing and Allied Health OPEN

Dear Colleagues,

As nurses and allied health caring for patients with artificial and/or implantable organs, this is our opportunity to inform the society and the public regarding our roles and the impact of our work on outcomes in this complex and high acuity patient population, which includes:

  • Artificial hearts - total
  • Artificial kidneys
  • Artificial lungs
  • Artificial pancreas
  • ECMO
  • Hemodialysis
  • Intra-aortic balloon pumps
  • Insulin pumps
  • Ventricular assist devices
  • Other

The due date for abstracts was February 3, 2020. We received 17 and look forward to reviewing them and sending acceptance notifications out soon!


Jessie Casida, PhD, RN, APN-C (Past Chair)

Pamela S. Combs, PhD, RN (Current Chair)

Co-Chair, ASAIO Nursing Abstract Committee (Chair Elect)