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

Abiomed introduced the Impella CP (Cardiac Power) pVAD in 2012, which delivers up to 4 lpm of flow.

Feature | May 13, 2013 | Dave Fornell

Since the 1970s,...

Cardiobridge, VAD, heart pump, hemodynamic support

The Cardiobridge 10 French circulatory support catheter pump expands in the aorta to allows a propeller to increase blood flow in hemodynamically compromised patients.

News | March 27, 2013

March 27, 2013 — The Heart Failure 2013 LA meeting will include a showcase of several startup companies offering...

News | March 13, 2013

March 13, 2013 — CircuLite Inc. announced it has received conditional approval from the U.S. Food and Drug...

Feature | February 04, 2013 | Dave Fornell

My job as editor of DAIC is to help readers keep tabs on the latest in cardiovascular technology and trends. With...

News | December 19, 2012

December 19, 2012 — CardiacAssist Inc. announced it has received investigational device exemption (IDE) approval...

News | December 17, 2012

December 17, 2012 — Abiomed Inc. announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) Circulatory System Devices...

Blog | December 07, 2012

Two key news items in September made me think about the future direction of hemodynamic support, and that ...

Feature | December 07, 2012 | Dave Fornell

Two key news items in September made me think about the future direction of hemodynamic support, and that...

Technology | December 06, 2012

December 6, 2012 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted premarket approval (PMA) for the HeartWare...

FDA Intra-Aortic Balloon Pumps
Feature | November 08, 2012

November 8, 2012 — A U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) advisory committee is meeting Dec. 5 to discuss how to...

Maquet Sensational Plus IABP
Technology | October 30, 2012

October 30, 2012 — Maquet Cardiovascular received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...

Clinical Trial NIH NCI PET/CT Systems Standardization
News | October 03, 2012

October 3, 2012 — The National Institutes of Health (NIH)/National Cancer Institute (NCI) has awarded a five-year...

Synergy Circulatory Support System CircuLite Inc. Ventricular Assist Device
News | October 01, 2012

October 1, 2012 — CircuLite Inc. announced that the latest data from patients enrolled in the company’s CE mark...

News | September 18, 2012

September 18, 2012 — Abiomed Inc. announced it received confirmation from the American Medical Association (AMA) of...

CircuLite Synenery Circulatory Support System VAD
News | September 12, 2012

CircuLite Inc. announced that it has received CE Marking approval for the Synergy Circulatory Support System, a...

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