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Medical meeting presentations to include post-market surveillance study results and comparison of survival to transplant/INTERMACS profile among MCS devices. Tucson,
20-Year-Old Zack Poe Leaves the Hospital to Wait for a Matching Donor Heart at Home Tucson, AZ (PRWEB) March 21, 2012 SynCardia Systems, Inc., manufacturer
63-Year-Old John Martino Looking Forward to Watching His 4 Grandchildren Grow Up Tucson, AZ (PRWEB) March 15, 2012 SynCardia Systems, Inc., manufacturer
Experienced Materials/Medical Device Executive to Oversee Manufacturing, Quality and Engineering for the World’s Only Approved Total Artificial Heart Tucson,
Doctors Estimate up to 10 Patients a Year at Allegheny Could Benefit from the Total Artificial Heart as a Bridge to Transplant Tucson, Ariz.
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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