Tag: Total Artificial Heart

FDA sends letter warning about mortality and risks with the Syncardia...

The US FDA has sent a letter to transplant surgeons and cardiologists about the Syncardia temporary Total Artificial Heart (TAH-t) Companion 2 Driver. The...

Italian boy becomes youngest patient bridged to transplant with the SynCardia...

A 12-year-old boy at Bambino Gesù Children’s Hospital in Rome, Italy, has become the world’s youngest patient to be bridged to a heart transplant...

SynCardia to honour eight total artificial heart hospitals during ISHLT

  This year’s SynCardia awards recognise leadership in the Destination Therapy clinical trial, pioneering use of the 50cc Total Artificial Heart, outstanding outcomes, implant milestones...

Clínica Universidad de Navarra implants Spain’s first SynCardia Total Artificial Heart

A medical team from Clínica Universidad de Navarra in Pamplona, Spain, has successfully performed the country’s first implant of the SynCardia temporary Total Artificial...