Latest Artificial heart Stories
Now the Freedom® portable driver is available to all clinically stable SynCardia Total Artificial Heart patients in the US so they can be discharged from the hospital to enjoy life with family while
Bill Wohl lives a busy, active life participating in Transplant Games and competitions, including triathlons, while promoting organ donation TUCSON, Ariz., June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/
Heart Failure Remains an Area of Focus for Physicians, Facilities and Manufacturers, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision
Lexi Henderson is the First Florida Patient to Receive the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart & the Youngest Patient Discharged on the Freedom Portable Driver so She Can Wait for Her Matching Donor Heart
When All Other Treatments Fail, the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart Can Save the Sickest of the Sick.
In Reddit's 'Ask Me Anything' Section, Randy Shepherd Responds to Hundreds of Questions about His 10-Plus Months with the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart & His Completion of the 4.2-Mile Pat's Run
Randy Shepherd, Kept Alive for 10 Months by the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart Powered by the Freedom Portable Driver, Walked the April 26, 2014 Long-Distance Course Honoring Pat Tillman
"I was completely shocked," recalls Tiernee Gonzalez of Ohio.
Becker's Hospital Review Focuses on Cutting-Edge Healthcare Information for Hospital and Healthcare Leaders TUCSON, Ariz., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- More than two-thirds, 35, of
SynCardia Systems, Inc., Recognizes Outstanding Outcomes, Implant Leaders, Emerging Leaders & Fast Start Certified Centers TUCSON, Ariz., April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nine 'best of the best'
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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