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2015-04-23 12:30:39

More than 220 clinically stable SynCardia Total Artificial Heart patients have received the Freedom® portable driver for over 140 patient years of support.

2015-04-15 04:21:19

ANDOVER, Mass., April 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- TransMedics, the company that developed the Organ Care System (OCS(TM)) announces that the groundbreaking series of adult heart transplants from

2015-04-01 23:04:57

The key objective of the PSA is to raise awareness about the importance of organ donation.

2015-03-31 08:37:09

The 50cc heart is the smaller version of the 70cc SynCardia Heart, which is FDA, Health Canada and CE mark approved.

2015-03-26 16:32:17

ANDOVER, Mass., March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- TransMedics announces that the use of its OCS(TM) Heart technology has enabled a groundbreaking European first by the team at Papworth Hospital to preserve

2015-03-24 12:31:50

In a peer-reviewed paper published in the American Journal of Transplantation, it is estimated that 20,000 donor hearts annually are needed to save U.S. patients dying from heart failure.

2015-03-10 12:27:29

Substantial blood flow through each ventricle by the SynCardia Heart helps bridge patients with heart failure and marginal renal function to dual heart-kidney transplants, according to peer-review

2015-03-03 12:30:14

Brothers Stan and Dominique Larkin both received the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart to save them from life-threatening genetic heart disease.

2015-02-17 16:25:50

Study published in the ASAIO Journal examined the outcomes of 47 patients who had received SynCardia Total Artificial Heart support for greater than one year.

2015-02-10 08:33:06

The winter 2015 HP Matter issue on health care technology features a 3:35 video of two Arizona men who were implanted with the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart. TUCSON, Ariz., Feb.


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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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