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 | October 03, 2011
October 3, 2011 – Maquet Cardiovascular has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Atrium Medical Corp. for $680...
Technology | September 20, 2011
September 20, 2011 — Maquet Cardiovascular announced it has received both 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug...
News | September 08, 2011
September 8, 2011 – SynCardia Systems, manufacturer of the SynCardia temporary Total Artificial Heart, announced that...
Feature | September 01, 2011 | Hannah Hickey
September 1, 2011 – Mechanical pumps to give failing hearts a boost were originally developed as temporary measures for...
News | August 29, 2011
August 29, 2011 — Recent data suggest post-operative outcomes of severe heart failure patients bridged short-term...
News | August 12, 2011
August 12, 2011 — SynCardia Systems Inc., manufacturer of the temporary Total Artificial Heart (TAH), said Aug. 2,...
News | August 05, 2011
August 5, 2011 — Heart failure circulatory support system maker Thoratec Corp. announced it acquired the medical...
Feature | August 03, 2011
August 3, 2011 — Texas Children's Hospital (TCH) is the nation's first pediatric hospital to both surgically implant...
News | August 02, 2011
August 2, 2011 – WorldHeart, which is developing ventricular assist devices designed for adults, children and infants...
News | July 27, 2011
July 27, 2011 – A special panel convened July 21 in Gaithersburg, Md., to review the results of the Excor pediatric...
News | July 19, 2011
July 19, 2011 — Terumo Heart Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Terumo Corp., announced that a patient implanted with...
News | July 19, 2011
July 19, 2011 — An article published in the July issue of the Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation reports the...
News | July 13, 2011
July 13, 2011 – The TandemHeart circulatory support system has been granted expanded reimbursement coverage by NHIC...
News | June 30, 2011
*/ June 30, 2011 — Results of a clinical research study at Sharp Memorial Hospital indicate that patients 70 years of...
Maquet Datascope CS300 Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump

Maquet Datascope CS300 Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump

Technology | June 15, 2011
  June 15, 2011 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said Maquet Datascope Corp. has issued a class I recall...