Navigation Links
Terumo Heart, Inc. Reaches Clinical Milestone as the 100th Patient Worldwide Receives the DuraHeart(TM) Left Ventricular Assist System
Date:5/19/2009

ely commercial use of the DuraHeart LVAS in the US."

For more information about the DuraHeart LVAS visit www.terumoheart.com.

About Heart Failure

More than 22 million people suffer from heart failure worldwide with approximately one million new patients diagnosed annually. In the setting of an aging global population, heart failure is the number one reason for hospitalization. The most severely ill patients need heart transplants in order to recover. More than 8,000 people worldwide are on the list of eligible candidates for heart transplants annually, but less than 3,000 will receive a transplant each year. A large number of people who suffer from severe heart failure do not qualify for transplantation due to other health issues. An alternative for these patients is access to artificial mechanical assist devices. Left Ventricular Assist Systems are a type of mechanical circulatory device specifically designed to improve the quality of life of the patients waiting for donor hearts, as well as those who are ineligible for a heart transplant.

About Terumo Heart, Inc.

Terumo Heart, Inc. is a U.S. subsidiary of Terumo Corporation with headquarters and manufacturing facilities in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The company's focus is the innovation and introduction of products to improve the quality of healthcare for heart failure patients. Terumo Corporation, located in Tokyo, Japan, is a leading developer, manufacturer and global marketer of a wide array of medical products. DuraHeart is limited to investigational use only in the United States, and is CE marked in Europe. For more information visit www.terumoheart.com.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Terumo Heart, Inc.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine technology :

1. Terumo Heart, Inc. Reports Clinical Progress in the DuraHeart(TM) U.S. Pivotal Trial as NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center Implants First Patient
2. Terumo Heart Obtains IRB Approval from the University of Michigan to Initiate DuraHeart(TM) Left Ventricular Assist System U.S. Pivotal Trial
3. Terumo Heart Summarizes Results of DuraHeart(TM) LVAS Implants
4. Terumo Heart Reports Summary of DuraHeart(TM) LVAS Clinical Trial Results
5. Terumo Heart to Announce Results of European Clinical Trial of DuraHeart(TM) LVAS at European Association of Cardiothoracic Surgeons Meeting in September
6. The Heart, Diabetes, And Weight Loss Centers of New York Introduce the New Science of Metabolic Diagnosis and Weight Management
7. R&D Spending by U.S. Biopharmaceutical Companies Reaches Record Levels in 2008 Despite Economic Challenges
8. Catalyst Reaches Enrollment Target for its U.S. Phase II Cocaine Trial
9. AEterna Zentaris Reaches 2nd Stage of Patient Recruitment for Phase 2 Trial in Ovarian Cancer with the Innovative LHRH Receptor Targeted Conjugate, AEZS-108
10. Neurobiological Technologies Reaches Patient Enrollment Target For Interim Analysis of Viprinex(TM) Phase 3 Stroke Trials
11. Genmab Reaches Milestone in Ofatumumab Collaboration
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/19/2014)... , Dec. 18, 2014  RESMED INC. (NYSE: ... second quarter of fiscal year 2015 results on Thursday, January ... A press release with ResMed,s results will be issued after ... a webcast to discuss operating results and future outlook. ... p.m. US Pacific Time and the live webcast of the ...
(Date:12/19/2014)... separating membrane market has witnessed robust development with the ... as a later starter. In 2012, the size of ... billion, with the proportion worldwide soaring to 16.3%. It is ... will continue its growth rate by around 20% in the ... to roughly RMB25 billion. An integrated membrane industrial ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... N.Y. , Dec. 17, 2014  Northstar ... The Depository Trust Company (DTC) has made their ... Deposit Chill on the Company,s stock effective December ... Northstar,s common stock for depository and book entry ... the Company is now once again fully "DTC ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:ResMed To Announce Second Quarter 2015 Results 2Separation Membranes Market (Company, Country & Application) Research Reports for Global and Chinese Regions 2Separation Membranes Market (Company, Country & Application) Research Reports for Global and Chinese Regions 3Northstar announces that the DTC chill on MDIN has been officially lifted 2Northstar announces that the DTC chill on MDIN has been officially lifted 3
(Date:12/17/2014)... December 17, 2014 A group of 127 ... Longevity, today, in reaction to a recent statement by the ... brain training and derogated the efficacy of all brain exercises. ... with the parts of the center’s statement critical of brain ... center had also overstated its case, in a document it ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... No matter how far modern medicine ... the head louse parasite—a common childhood malady and a ... between six and twelve million individuals will suffer an ... treatment company comes to the rescue, providing an all-natural ... its track record of customer service, and effectiveness in ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... December 17, 2014 Project Veritas is ... brought videos of MIT economist and Obamacare architect Jonathan ... James O’Keefe conducted the interview, which is being distributed ... there was intentional mislabeling in the Affordable Care Act ... bill: A two-hundred-and-fifty billion dollar per year tax grab. ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... Alan Mozes HealthDay Reporter , ... of infectious diseases, one worrisome phenomenon is when an illness ... process -- known as zoonosis -- is not uncommon and ... that an animal-borne disease might make inroads into the human ... development -- and the culprits in this case were guinea ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... -- Poor students get more fruits and vegetables at school ... But, the opposite is true for students from wealthier families. ... school may give a healthy boost to poor students, diets, ... family income level, students all ate a similar amount of ... study was published recently in the journal Preventive Medicine ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Scientists to Stanford: Research Shows Brain Exercises Can Work 2Health News:Scientists to Stanford: Research Shows Brain Exercises Can Work 3Health News:Scientists to Stanford: Research Shows Brain Exercises Can Work 4Health News:Lice Troopers Announces New Lice Treatment Clinic in Coral Gables to Service Key Biscayne, Coconut Grove, Kendall, Brickell & South Miami 2Health News:Project Veritas: James O’Keefe Interviews the Man Who Discovered Jonathan Gruber Videos 2Health News:Guinea Pigs Can Be Source of Serious Strep Infection 2Health News:Guinea Pigs Can Be Source of Serious Strep Infection 3Health News:Poor Students Eat Healthier Foods at School, Study Finds 2
... already revolutionized the way people around the world communicate and ... are about to do the same thing for medicine. ... engineering professor Aydogan Ozcan, a prototype cell phone has been ... and malaria patients, as well as testing water quality in ...
... the animals from smoke,s harmful effects, researchers say , , ... mice, scientists have shown that a new drug may ... cigarettes. , The finding holds out hope for patients ... progressive lung disease involving both emphysema and chronic obstructive ...
... of kids, meals served at fast-food restaurants met federal ... nutrient quality of such meals in a major U.S. ... food science and human nutrition researcher with the Michigan ... and pediatrician Jason Mendoza from Baylor College of Medicine ...
... Misled into Purchasing Brand Name Product Identical to Less Expensive Solution ... ... CA (PRWEB) December 22, 2008 -- The Schmidt Firm, LLP in ... Inc. ("AMO") was named as the defendant in a consumer fraud ...
... Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy,s (DOE) Brookhaven ... third subtype of botulinum neurotoxin a deadly toxin ... and is also used in cosmetic and therapeutic applications ... The detailed structure, published online December 22, 2008, by ...
... normally help protect lungs by removing inhaled toxins, study ... may face an increased risk of lung cancer if ... potent of cigarette smoke carcinogens, a new study says. ... help protect the lungs by removing inhaled toxins. Specifically, ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Cell phones using lens-free imaging promise to improve health monitoring 2Health News:Drug Shields Mice From Emphysema 2Health News:Nutritious fast-food kids' meals are scarce, researchers find 2Health News:Californian Files Contact Lens Solution False Advertising Class Action Against Advanced Medical Optics, Announces the Schmidt Firm, LLP 2Health News:Californian Files Contact Lens Solution False Advertising Class Action Against Advanced Medical Optics, Announces the Schmidt Firm, LLP 3Health News:Scientists reveal structure of new botulism nerve toxin subtype 2Health News:Scientists reveal structure of new botulism nerve toxin subtype 3
... a national reference laboratory and a worldwide ... ARUP offers an extensive test menu of ... clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the ... more than half of the nation's university ...
... national reference laboratory and a worldwide leader ... offers an extensive test menu of highly ... and anatomic pathology. Owned by the University ... than half of the nation's university teaching ...
... a national reference laboratory and a worldwide ... ARUP offers an extensive test menu of ... clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the ... more than half of the nation's university ...
... national reference laboratory and a worldwide leader ... offers an extensive test menu of highly ... and anatomic pathology. Owned by the University ... than half of the nation's university teaching ...
Medicine Products: