Received: 21 April 2020
Accepted: 28 April 2020
First Online: 8 May 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Ethics board approval is not applicable for a case report.
: Written informed consent was obtained by the patient described in this case report for publication of the manuscript including all pertinent data, protected health information, and according images, radiographs, and photographs. A copy of the written consent is available to the editorial board upon request.
: MSF has served as scientific and educational consultant to Maquet Cardiovascular LLC, and as such has received funding for travel and financial support for educational activities related to ECMO technology. PFS is employed by HCA Healthcare in his role as the Chief Medical Officer at the Medical Center of Aurora. None of the other authors have relevant disclosures or conflicts of interest related to this manuscript. The CardioHelp™ extra-corporeal support system (Maquet Cardiovascular, Wayne, NJ) is not approved by the United States Food and Drug Administration for long-term use as described in this report.