extracorporeal membrane oxygenation

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Our ECMO Program involves the expertise of multiple specialists. To learn more about our services, call 310-206-6717. To refer a patient, call 310-794-9805.

ECMO Research

The UCLA Cardiovascular Outcomes Research Laboratory is dedicated to investigating institutional and national clinical outcomes  for ECMO. Our goals include identification and reduction of disparities in the delivery and outcomes of ECMO.

Select publications and abstracts:

  • Financial and Clinical Outcomes of Extracorporeal Mechanical Support, Journal of Cardiac Surgery 2017 March
  • National Trends in Volume-Outcome Relationships for Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation accepted for publication in Journal of Surgical Research 2018
  • Trends in Mortality and Resource Utilization for Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation in the US: 2008-2014 accepted for publication in Surgery 2018

For assistance in facilitating transfers to Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, contact the UCLA Health Transfer Center at 310-825-0909


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ECMO Research Team