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Cardiology Management

New Customisable, Biocompatible Heart Valves

2017 23 May

Harvard researchers have developed a next-generation heart valve that accurately functions upon implantation and regenerates into long-lasting heart-like tissue, according to a study published in the journal Biomaterials. These biocompatible heart valves are called JetValves, which can be manufactured in all desired shapes and sizes, and take seconds... Read more

Cardiology Management

C-Pulse Could Reverse Heart Failure

2014 10 Oct

In a new clinical trial, a novel, implantable heart device has been proven effective in reversing heart failure. The C-Pulse, developed by Sunshine Heart Inc., is a cuff that wraps around the aorta and pumps blood from the heart throughout the body. It stays outside of the patient's bloodstream and is attached to a small balloon that inflates and deflates... Read more