Japan VAD Council,
IMPELLA Committee



The Council for Clinical Use of Ventricular Assist Device Related Academic Societies,
IMPELLA committee, is comprised of 10 organizations acting together
with the goal of safely and effectively disseminating within Japan,
the use of IMPELLA circulatory assist pump catheters.

補助人工心臓治療関連学会協議会 インペラ部会は関連する10学会より構成され、
本邦における IMPELLA 補助循環用ポンプカテーテルを


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Member Societies

  • The Japanese Circulation Society (JCS)
  • Japanese Association of Cardiovascular Intervention and Therapeutics (CVIT)
  • Japanese College of Cardiology (JCC)
  • The Japanese Heart Failure Society (JHFS)
  • Japanese Society for Artificial Organs (JSAO)
  • The Japanese Society of Intensive Care Medicine (JSICM)
  • Japanese Society of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery (JSPCCS)
  • The Japanese Association for Thoracic Surgery (JATS)
  • The Japanese Society for Cardiovascular Surgery (JSCVS)
  • Japanese Society of Percutaneous Cardiopulmonary Support / Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (PCPS・ECMO)