Latest Ventricular assist device Stories
Parker Waichman LLP is warning patients about the dangers of Thoratec’s HeartMate II Left Ventricular Assist System (LVAS).
Medical meeting presentations to include post-market surveillance study results and comparison of survival to transplant/INTERMACS profile among MCS devices. Tucson,
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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