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2015-02-04 23:05:34

Global Ventricular Assist Devices (VAD) Market 2015-2019 is a new research report added to ReportsnReports.com store. Dallas, Texa (PRWEB) February 04, 2015

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2009-06-25 10:58:44

An official with Massachusetts headquartered Abiomed Inc. says the company's new artificial heart has been successfully implanted in a patient. Abiomed chief executive Michael R.


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2010-10-14 16:46:25

The artificial heart, a mechanical heart replacement, is typically used in order to bridge the time to heart transplant or to replace the heart in case a transplant is impossible. Often ventricular assist devices are confused with mechanical hearts because the assist the heart through pumps. They are also different from a cardiopulmonary bypass machine which is an external device used to provide the function of the heart and lungs. CPBs are usually only used for a few hours at a time,...

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Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.