Navigation Links
HeartWare Announces Presentation of Clinical Data at the 25th European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (EACTS) Annual Meeting in Lisbon
Date:9/28/2011

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. and SYDNEY, Sept. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- HeartWare International, Inc. (NASDAQ: HTWR; ASX: HIN), a leading innovator of less invasive, miniaturized circulatory support technologies that are revolutionizing the treatment of advanced heart failure, announced today that clinical data for the HeartWare® Ventricular Assist System will be presented on Sunday, October 2, 2011 at the 25th EACTS Annual Meeting in Lisbon, Portugal.

A presentation by Mark S. Slaughter, M.D., entitled HeartWare®: Results of the ADVANCE Bridge to Transplant Trial, is scheduled for Sunday, October 2, 2011, at noon local time (7:00 a.m. U.S. Eastern Daylight Time) in Auditorium 1 of the Lisbon Congress Centre.  Dr. Slaughter, a principal investigator for HeartWare's ADVANCE trial, is Professor and Chief in the Division of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery and Director of the Mechanical Assist Device and Heart Transplant Program at the University of Louisville.  The presentation will include clinical data from ADVANCE, as well as from the Continued Access Protocol for that study.

Investor Breakout Session and Webcast

Following the data presentation at EACTS, HeartWare management will host an investor breakout session with Dr. Slaughter, which will be available via audio webcast and conference call, at 2:00 p.m. local time (9:00 a.m. U.S. Eastern Daylight Time) on October 2, 2011 in Room 1.06 of the Lisbon Congress Centre.  

The audio from the meeting will be available to the public via webcast through the Company's website at (http://www.heartware.com/) by selecting "EACTS Investor Meeting" under the section titled "Corporate Presentations" on the home page.  A replay of the audio webcast will be available through the above weblink shortly following completion of the investor meeting. The audio for the meeting may also be accessed by dialing 1-800-215-2410 five minutes prior to the scheduled start time and referencing passcode 46162598.  For callers outside the United States, please dial +1-617-597-5410 and reference passcode 46162598.

Slides from the presentation at EACTS will be available following the presentation on the Company's International website (http://www.heartware.com) by selecting the International region, then Clinicians, then Clinical Trials.  

About HeartWare International

HeartWare International develops and manufactures miniaturized implantable heart pumps, or ventricular assist devices, to treat Class IIIB / IV patients suffering from advanced heart failure.  The HeartWare® Ventricular Assist System features the HVAD® pump, a small full-output circulatory support device designed to be implanted next to the heart, avoiding the abdominal surgery generally required to implant competing devices.  HeartWare has received CE Marking for the HeartWare System in the European Union.  The device is currently the subject of United States clinical trials for two indications: destination therapy and bridge-to-transplant under a continued access protocol and is not yet commercially available.  For additional information, please visit the Company's website at www.heartware.com.

HeartWare International, Inc. is a member of the Russell 2000® and its securities are publicly traded on The NASDAQ Stock Market and the Australian Securities Exchange.

For further information:
Christopher Taylor
HeartWare International, Inc.
Email: ctaylor@heartwareinc.com
Phone: +1 508 739 0864


'/>"/>
SOURCE HeartWare International, Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. HeartWare to Present at The Lazard Capital Markets 3rd Annual Circulatory Assist Device Day
2. HeartWare to Present at the Wedbush Securities 2011 Life Sciences Management Access Conference
3. HeartWare to Present at the Canaccord Genuity 31st Annual Growth Conference
4. HeartWare International Reports Second Quarter 2011 Revenues of $20.4 Million; 109% Increase From $9.8 Million in Second Quarter 2010
5. HeartWare to Report Financial Results for Second Quarter of 2011
6. HeartWare to Present at the Wells Fargo 2011 Healthcare Conference
7. HeartWare to Present at the 2011 Bank of America Merrill Lynch Health Care Conference
8. HeartWare International Reports First Quarter 2011 Revenues of $18.0 Million; 68% Increase From $10.7 Million in First Quarter 2010
9. HeartWare Reports Additional Data from Bridge-to-Transplant Clinical Trial and Continued Access Patients
10. HeartWare Announces Presentations at The International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation Annual Meeting
11. HeartWare International Receives Approval From the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) in Australia
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/4/2017)... 2017  According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), ... PhysicianOne Urgent Care is helping communities across Massachusetts , ... by offering no-cost* flu shots through the end of the month. ... insurance regulations. ... get a flu shot is by the end of October, according to ...
(Date:10/2/2017)... Halo Labs announces the European launch of their new ... at MIBio 2017 in Cambridge, U.K on ... in biopharmaceutical samples with unprecedented speed and sensitivity while using far ... Membrane Imaging. ... particle analysis system ...
(Date:9/27/2017)... and NEW YORK , Sept. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ ... health and big data solutions, today announced that its MyDario product is ... your local TV listings for when The Dr. Oz Show airs in ... The nine-time ... month. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... October 13, 2017 , ... “The Journey: From the Mountains ... possible to save lost souls in the Philippines. “The Journey: From the Mountains to ... dedicated teacher of the Bible. She has taught all ages and currently teaches a ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... First ... compliance program management, will showcase a range of technology and learning solutions at ... (NCAL) Convention and Expo to be held October 14–18, 2017 at the Mandalay ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Planet Fitness, one of the largest and fastest growing franchisors ... a flagship location in Covington, LA at 401 N. U.S. Highway 190, in January ... Office Depot in the Holiday Square shopping center. Its location allows it to serve ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... IsoComforter, Inc. ( https://isocomforter.com ... the introduction of an innovative new design of the shoulder pad. The shoulder ... maximum comfort while controlling your pain while using cold therapy. By utilizing ice and ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... ... Asante, a nationally recognized health system in southern Oregon, ... health joint venture through an agreement, effective October 1, 2017, to create AccentCare ... company with Asante, delivering clinically integrated care, for the past eight years. This ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):