Intra-Aortic Balloon Pumps (IABP)

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for intra-aortic balloon pumps (IABP). IABPs are a type of hemodynamic support device that is inserted into the aorta to help the heart pump blood.

News | July 24, 2009

July 24, 2009 – The 30-day survival improved in patients with acute myocardial infarction complicated by...

Abiomeds Impella 2.5 ventricular assist device draws blood from the left ventrical and pumps it into the aorta.

Feature | July 20, 2009 | Dave Fornell

There is growing interest in going beyond using ventricular assist devices (VADs) just for end-stage heart...

News | April 14, 2009

April 14, 2009 - The voluntary medical device recall initiated on Feb. 2, 2009 by Arrow International’s...

News | February 12, 2009

February 12, 2009 - Researchers in The Netherlands say the standard of care of using intra-aortic balloon...

Technology | October 19, 2008

At TCT 2008, Datascope Corp. highlighted its Sensation 7 Fr. inter-aortic balloon catheter and the CS300...

News | October 08, 2008

October 9, 2008 - Datascope Corp. said today it will sponsor a 300-patient, randomized clinical trial in high-risk...

News | September 30, 2008

October 1, 2008 - Abiomed Inc. recently completed shipment of its Impella 2.5 Cardiac Assist Device to its 100th U.S...

Technology | August 28, 2008

The Cancion System is a heart failure treatment that makes use of Orqis Medical’s continuous aortic flow...

News | June 01, 2008

June 2, 2008 - Abiomed Inc. received 510(k) clearance from FDA for Impella 2.5 Device Cardiac Assist Device,...

News | December 18, 2007

December 19, 2007 - Abiomed Inc. today announced that it has received approval from the FDA for U.S. commercial...

News | July 22, 2007

July 23, 2007 - Teleflex Inc., a global supplier of disposable medical products used in critical care, specialty...

Top panel: ECG (green) Middle panel: FiberOptix Sensor arterial pressure (blue) fluid-filled arterial pressure (red) Bottom panel: balloon pressure waveform (blue)

Case Study | July 15, 2007

Maintaining a continuous, accurate arterial pressure (AP) signal in the presence of electrosurgical interference is...

Technology | March 22, 2007

The intra-aortic balloon pump (IABP) is an minimally invasive technology designed to enhance blood flow to...

Technology | March 20, 2007

The intra-aortic balloon (IAB) is an minimally invasive technology designed to enhance blood flow to the heart and...

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