About EXCOR Pediatric
The EXCOR Pediatric ventricular assist device is a pulsatile, pneumatically driven cardiac support system for critically ill pediatric patients suffering from severe heart failure. It has been used in more than 600 pediatric patients worldwide ranging from newborns with 2.2 kg body weight to teenagers. EXCOR Pediatric is currently under clinical investigation for pediatric patients in USA.
About Berlin Heart
Berlin Heart GmbH is the only company worldwide that develops, produces, and distributes implantable and external ventricular assist devices for patients of every age and body size. The company is market leader in Germany and Europe. The company also manufactures the implantable left ventricular assist device INCOR(R), which has been designed for long-term application in adult patients. The longest the device has supported a patient so far is more than six years. INCOR is not FDA approved, but widely used in Europe.
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