1. HeartMate 3 LVAD
Connected to the left side of the heart and moves oxygenated blood from the left ventricle to the rest of the body.
2. System Controller
Powers and controls the LVAD and is small enough to fit in a pocket. Includes emergency battery backup.
Provide up to 17 hours of uninterrupted power.
4. Modular Driveline
Facilitates simple replacement of externalized portion.
Plugs into an electrical socket to provide power while indoors, at rest or asleep. Small, lightweight and mobile, the unit is designed to be extremely durable.
MANUALS & RESOURCES
This device is commercially available for use in select international markets.
- Mehra M, Uriel N, Naka Y, et al. A Fully Magnetically Levitated Left Ventricular Assist Device-Final Report. N Engl J Med. 2019;380:1618-1627.
- Abbott data on file.
- Bourque K, Cotter C, Dague C, et al. Design rationale and preclinical evaluation of the HeartMate 3 Left Ventricular Assist System for hemocompatibility. Am Soc Artificial Int Organs. 2016;62:375- 383.
- Bourque K, Dague C, Farrar D, et al. In vivo assessment of a rotary left ventricular assist deviceinduced artificial pulse in the proximal and distal aorta. Artificial Organs. 2006;30:638-642.
Source : https://www.cardiovascular.abbott/