Ventricular Assist Devices (VAD)

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for Ventricular Assist Devices (VAD). VADs are a type of hemodynamic support device that helps increase blood flow in people who have ventricles that don't work properly.

Abbott Recalls the HeartMate 3 Left Ventricular Assist System, LVAD
News | Ventricular Assist Devices (VAD) | May 23, 2018

May 23, 2018 — Abbott has initiated a Class I recall of the HeartMate 3...

FDA Approves Abiomed Impella CP With SmartAssist and Optical Sensor
Technology | Ventricular Assist Devices (VAD) | April 02, 2018

April 2, 2018 — Abiomed Inc. announced that it received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Pre-Market Approval...

Videos | Heart Failure | March 23, 2018

David Lanfear M.D., FACC, head of advanced heart failure and cardiac transplantation, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit,...

Reduced Device Clotting, Decreased Strokes Seen With HeartMate 3 at Two Years
News | Ventricular Assist Devices (VAD) | March 13, 2018

March 13, 2018 — At two years of follow-up, severely ill patients with advanced...

Abiomed Receives Expanded Impella Approval for Cardiomyopathy With Cardiogenic Shock
News | Hemodynamic Support Devices | February 15, 2018

February 15, 2018 — Abiomed Inc. announced that it received an expanded U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Pre-...

Abiomed Impella percutaneous ventricular assist device (pVAD) heart pump gains FDA PMA for high risk PCI.
Feature | Hemodynamic Support Devices | February 14, 2018

February 14, 2018 — Abiomed Inc. announced it received an expanded U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) pre-...

Technavio Market Study Shows Donor Shortage and Improved Survival Rate
News | Hemodynamic Support Devices | January 25, 2018

January 25, 2018 – According to the latest market study released by Technavio, the global circulatory support...

CorInnova Awarded 2017 InnoSTARS Prize for EpicHeart Soft Robotic Heart Assist Device
News | Artificial Heart | December 11, 2017

December 11, 2017 — CorInnova Inc. recently announced it was awarded second prize in the “2017 InnoSTARS” life...

Surgery Could Reduce Frailty in Adults With Heart Failure
News | Heart Failure | November 17, 2017

November 17, 2017 — Common practice, and recently published research, shows that the risk of complications with...

Videos | Hemodynamic Support Devices | November 09, 2017

A discussion with William W. O’Neill, M.D., medical director, Center for Structural Heart Disease, Henry Ford...

CorInnova Awarded Seminal Patent for Minimally Invasively-Delivered Soft Robotic Heart Device
News | Artificial Heart | October 27, 2017

October 27, 2017 — CorInnova Inc. announced it has received notice of allowance of a seminal patent to protect its...

Detroit Cardiogenic Shock Initiative Goes National at TCT 2017
News | Hemodynamic Support Devices | October 26, 2017

October 26, 2017 — Medical professionals representing hospital systems from across the United States are expected to...

Medtronic HeartWare HVAD System Approved for Destination Therapy
Technology | Ventricular Assist Devices (VAD) | October 04, 2017

October 4, 2017 — Medtronic received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for its HeartWare HVAD System...

Abiomed Receives FDA PMA Approval for Impella RP for Right Heart Failure
Technology | Ventricular Assist Devices (VAD) | September 28, 2017

September 28, 2017 — Abiomed Inc. recently received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) pre-market approval (PMA...

Abbott Receives FDA Approval for HeartMate 3 Left Ventricular Assist System
Technology | Ventricular Assist Devices (VAD) | August 29, 2017

August 29, 2017 — Abbott announced it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for its Full...

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