Hemodynamic Support Devices

This hemodynamic support systems channel includes content on intra-aortic balloon pumps (IABP), percutaneous ventricular assist devices (pVAD) like the Impella or TandemHeart, extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO), and ventricular assist devices (VAD). This channel also includes use of these devices in support of patients in cardiogenic shock and advanced heart failure

News | Ventricular Assist Devices (VAD)

August 5, 2022 — Black people and women with severe heart failure who might be good candidates for surgery to implant a ...

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June 30, 2022 — Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is providing updates to the FDA website to include ...

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News | Heart Failure

June 29, 2022 — While lower vertebrates can repair their adult hearts after a heart attack, mammals — including humans — ...

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News | Ventricular Assist Devices (VAD)

June 23, 2022 — Medtronic, Inc. is recalling a single lot of HeartWare HVAD System batteries due to welding defects that ...

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product comparison charts for cardiology and health IT systems
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Diagnostic and Interventional Cardiology (DAIC) maintains more than 50 comparison charts of product specifications from ...

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News | Ventricular Assist Devices (VAD)

June 8, 2022 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a release stating that Medtronic is recalling the ...

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News | Structural Heart

May 25, 2022 — ŌNŌCOR LLC, a leader in endovascular safety technology, today announced it has received 510(k) U.S. Food ...

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News | Stents

May 13, 2022 — Vascular diseases are public enemy number one: the leading killers worldwide, accounting for nearly a ...

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News | Ventricular Assist Devices (VAD)

April 28, 2022 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is alerting healthcare providers to the possibility that ...

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News | Artificial Heart

March 28, 2022 — Carmat, the designer and developer of the world’s most advanced total artificial heart, aiming to ...

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The University of Maryland Medical Center has announced that David Bennett, the 57-year old patient with terminal heart disease who made history as the first person to receive a genetically modified pig’s heart, passed away yesterday afternoon on March 8.
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The University of Maryland Medical Center has announced that David Bennett, the 57-year old patient with terminal heart ...

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In January, The University of Maryland School of Medicine (UMSOM) and the University of Maryland Medical Center (UMMC) successfully executed a groundbreaking porcine heart transplant procedure in a human. This was the first successful transplant of a genetically modified pig’s heart into a human patient.
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