Artificial Heart

This channel includes news and new technology innovations of artificial hearts. These technologies are used in cardiovascular surgery to temporarily or permanently replace the heart.

News | August 03, 2008

August 4, 2008 - 
Levitronix and FDA are notifying healthcare professionals of a class 1 recall of the Levitronix...

News | July 24, 2008

July 25, 2008 - The cardiac transplant team from St. Vincent’s Hospital in Sydney, Australia, will travel to Paris...

News | May 11, 2008

May 9, 2008 – The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) issued its final National Coverage Decision (NCD...

News | May 01, 2008

May 2, 2008 - The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has given Abiomed a positive National Coverage...

News | April 23, 2008

April 24, 2008 - SynCardia Systems Inc., the manufacturer of the CardioWest temporary Total Artificial Heart (TAH-t...

News | April 09, 2008

April 10, 2008 - SynCardia Systems, Inc., manufacturer of the CardioWest temporary Total Artificial Heart (TAH-t),...

News | March 10, 2008

March 10, 2008 – On March 10 and 11, at Rush University Medical Center (RUSH), Chicago, IL, a mechanical circulatory...

News | February 13, 2008

February 14, 2008 - At age 20, Vanessa Cirillo suffered a heart attack caused by a virus. She recovered and lived a...

News | February 03, 2008

February 4, 2008 - The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced that after completing a review...

News | January 22, 2008

January 22, 2008 - Abiomed Inc. received FDA Humanitarian Device Exemption (HDE) supplement approval on system...

News | December 11, 2007

December 12, 2007 - Over 200 surgeons, biomedical engineers and heart device executives gathered at the University...

News | July 16, 2007

July 17, 2007 – LDS Hospital will become certified to implant the CardioWest temporary Total Artificial Heart (TAH-t...

News | December 13, 2006

Physicians at the Center of Cardiac Surgery Erlangen-Nuremberg at Friedrich Alexander Hospital have initiated a new...

Technology | November 15, 2006

The FDA gave Humanitarian Device Exemption (HDE) approval for the AbioCor Implantable Replacement Heart (AbioCor)....

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