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US20110152999 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR MAKING AND USING PERCUTANEOUSLY-DELIVERED PUMPING SYSTEMS FOR PROVIDING HEMODYNAMIC SUPPORT  
A percutaneous pumping system for providing hemodynamic support to a patient includes a pumping sleeve that defines a lumen extending along the length of the pumping sleeve. The pumping sleeve is...
US20110190880 Wholly implantable non-natural heart for humans  
A wholly implantable non-natural heart for humans includes a pumping unit, a power generating unit, and a controller. An I beam type chassis with matching holes is provided for supporting valve...
US20120245678 Device And A Method For Augmenting Heart Function  
A device, a kit and a method are presented for permanently augmenting the pump function of the left heart. The basis for the presented innovation is an augmentation of the physiologically up and...
US20130331934 ARTIFICIAL HEART SYSTEM  
An artificial heart with a centrifugal pump is disclosed. In one embodiment, the artificial heart includes an impeller disposed in a housing. The impeller is configured to rotate to circulate...
US20120245679 Device, A Kit And A Method For Heart Support  
A device, a kit and a method is presented for permanently augmenting the pump function of the left heart. The mitral valve plane is assisted in a movement along the left ventricular long axis...
US20110238172 BLOOD PUMP  
There is provided a blood pump. An exemplary blood pump comprises an impeller with a rotational axis in a pump housing. The exemplary blood pump also comprises a first element that comprises a...
US20110313517 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR MODIFYING PRESSURE-FLOW CHARACTERISTICS OF A PUMP  
A method for modifying a pump of a ventricular assist device includes the step of modifying pressure-flow characteristics of a pump of a ventricular assist device to simulate different...
US20110196485 HEART HELP DEVICE, SYSTEM, AND METHOD  
An implantable device for improving the pump function of the heart of a human patient by applying an external force on the heart muscle is provided. The device comprises at least one heart...
US20120323318 FLEXIBLE MAGNETIC MEMBRANE BASED ACTUATION SYSTEM AND DEVICES INVOLVING THE SAME  
A flexible magnetic membrane based actuation system comprising magnetic nanoparticles loaded into a polymeric material such as polyurethane and adapted to actuation of to and fro pumping motions...
US20150250934 Subject-Specific Artificial Organs and Methods for Making the Same  
An artificial heart includes an anatomically correct or patient-specific model of a natural heart, in which the model is substantially composed of an elastomer, and includes an actuation element,...
US20120059459 TREATING CONGESTIVE HEART FAILURE  
This document relates to materials and methods for circulatory bypass of a ventricle in the heart of a mammal. For example, materials and methods for bypassing a permanently or temporarily...
US20110224787 HEART HELP DEVICE, SYSTEM, AND METHOD  
The present invention relates to an implantable device for improving the pump function of the heart of a human patient by applying an external force on the heart muscle, said device comprising at...
US20070250162 Electromagnetic diaphragm assist device and method for assisting a diaphragm function  
A diaphragm assist device includes a magnetic mat adapted for mounting inside a human body adjacent the diaphragm. The mat is made from a material responsive to application of an electromagnetic...
US20110153010 INTRACARDIAC IMPLANT - TOTAL ARTIFICIAL HEART  
The present invention provides methods and systems for a biomaterial medical implant device for treating patients with HF and/or intractable dyrhythmia. It either is implanted inside the cardiac...
US20060009672 Atrial fibrillation treatment and method  
An apparatus is provided for compressing and permitting relaxation of a body organ in a body. In general, the apparatus includes organ compression means attached to a portion of the body organ for...
US20090254178 Heart Booster Pump With Magnetic Drive  
A blood flow pump has a housing with an axis. The pump is mounted concentrically about the axis in the housing, defining a chamber. A pusher plate in the housing is concentric with the axis. The...
US20140309733 Bi-Ventricular Percutaneous Cable  
A percutaneous cable includes a cable body having a first end and second end, the cable body including a sheath adapted to traverse a patient's skin. The cable includes a plurality of conductors...
US20130178932 BI-VENTRICULAR PERCUTANEOUS CABLE  
A percutaneous cable includes a cable body having a first end and second end, the cable body including a sheath adapted to traverse a patient's skin. The cable includes a plurality of conductors...
US20060063964 Micro electromechanical machine-based ventricular assist apparatus  
A ventricular assist apparatus is disclosed, which is composed of a sheet of MEMS-based material wrapped around a failing heart, wherein the sheet of MEM-based material contracts or expands in...
US20130231738 ARTIFICIAL HEART  
Disclosed herein is a fully implantable artificial heart. The use of flat helical springs to align and reciprocate a bellows structure allows the bellows to pump blood, the multiple solenoids with...
US20120130484 ARTIFICIAL HEART  
Disclosed herein is a fully implantable artificial heart. The use of flat helical springs to align and reciprocate a bellows structure allows the bellows to pump blood, the multiple solenoids with...
US20120245680 HEART PUMP CONTROLLER  
A heart pump including first and second cavities, each cavity including a respective inlet and outlet, a connecting tube extending between the first and second cavities, an impeller including: a...
US20140194984 System and Method for Assisted Partitioning of Body Conduits  
A treatment strategy for treatment of elevated pressure in a body conduit, such as a pulmonary vein, with a prosthetic partitioning device for placement in and/or about pulmonary veins is...
US20090287305 Wholly implantable non-natural heart for humans  
A wholly implantable non-natural heart for humans is a double pump configuration provided with two auricles and two ventricles. Both the said auricles and ventricles are driven by solenoid...
US20100234941 LINEAR DRIVE AND PUMP SYSTEM, IN PARTICULAR AN ARTIFICIAL HEART  
The invention relates to an electrical linear drive, in particular for a pump system of an artificial heart, with a movable part and a stationary part, wherein the stationary part is formed by a...
US20160310652 Artificial Ventricles  
A artificial ventricle comprises an inlet for receiving blood, an outlet for discharging blood, and a chamber disposed between the inlet and the outlet. There is also a mechanism for actuating the...
US20160143739 PROSTHETIC VENTRICULAR HEART SYSTEM  
An implantable heart system for the treatment of a heart with impaired function. The implantable heart system includes a prosthetic heart chamber assembly and a cooperative mechanism. The...

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