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Which conditions render a person ineligible for enhanced external counter pulsation?
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Dr. Samuel Hahn
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
3 doctors agree
In brief: CHF, AF, PAD, Valve
Patients with chf, venous insufficiency, dvt, pulmonary embolism, arrhythmias such as af, claudication/pad, significant valve disease are not usually candidates.

In brief: CHF, AF, PAD, Valve
Patients with chf, venous insufficiency, dvt, pulmonary embolism, arrhythmias such as af, claudication/pad, significant valve disease are not usually candidates.
Dr. Samuel Hahn
Dr. Samuel Hahn
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Dr. Bennett Werner
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
In brief: Several
Frequent arrhythmias, active blood clot or poor circulation in the legs, pregnancy, large or symptomatic abdominal aortic aneurysm.
The following need control prior to initiation: bp>180/120, hr >120, decompensated congrestive heart failure. Age, diabetes, pacemakers/icds, and obesity are not an issue.

In brief: Several
Frequent arrhythmias, active blood clot or poor circulation in the legs, pregnancy, large or symptomatic abdominal aortic aneurysm.
The following need control prior to initiation: bp>180/120, hr >120, decompensated congrestive heart failure. Age, diabetes, pacemakers/icds, and obesity are not an issue.
Dr. Bennett Werner
Dr. Bennett Werner
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