Technology

Impella, FDA, high risk PCI, abiomed

Abiomed’s Impella 2.5 heart pump has gained an additional FDA...

CardiacAssist's Protek Duo veno‐venous cannula is intended for use as a single cannula for both venous drainage and reinfusion of blood via an internal jugular vein during extracorporeal life ...

SynCardia Total Artificial Heart SynHall Valves FDA approval

SynCardia SynHall valves, use in the SynCardia Heart, are of the same design, materials and nearly identical manufacturing processes as the tilting-disk valves that have always been used in the Tot...

CardiacAssist Protek17 Arterial Cannula for TandemHeart pVAD

The Protek17 Arterial Cannula is a key component of the TandemHeart temporary circulatory support platform used to rest the heart and circulate blood for patients with severe cardiac dysfunction....

Abiomed Impella CP VAD

The Impella CP (Cardiac Power) is a percutaneous, catheter-based Impella ventricular assist device (VAD)...

Jarvik Heart Inc., a privately held company that develops and manufactures cardiac assist devices, received U.S....

Newborns, toddlers and teens who suffer from heart failure and need heart transplantation to survive just got a life-saving pediatric heart pump that buys time and allows them to grow stronger as t...

Maquet Datascope CS300 Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said Maquet Datascope Corp....
Maquet Cardiovascular’s Cardiohelp system is a cardiac and/or respiratory assist device that can be used for up to six hours....

The HeartMate II, a continuous-flow, left ventricular assist device (VAD), received an additional FDA indication to support severe heart failure patients who are not acceptable candidates for heart tr...

MAQUET Cardiovascular LLC offers the MEGA 8 Fr. 50 cc intra-aortic balloon (IAB) catheter.

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Abiomed's Impella 5.0 and Impella LD ventricular assist devices are FDA approved for circulatory support of periods up to six hours.

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CardiacAssist Inc. offers a longer cannula set, the TandemHeart Transseptal Cannula Set — Enhanced Flow 72” (THTC-EF 72), for use with its TandemHeart cardiac-assist device....

The TandemHeart System ventricular assist device by CardiacAssist assists heart failure patients survive both heart attacks and high risk procedures, while providing versatility to physicians in choos...