Medtronic to unveil additional clinical data on HVAD System
Medtronic announced a preview of notable clinical data on the HeartWare HVAD System that will be presented at The International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation Scientific Sessions, from April 11-14, in Nice, France. The HVAD System is a mechanical heart pump (also called a left ventricular assist device, or that helps increase the amount of blood that flows through the body in patients with advanced heart failure."ISHLT is the pre-eminent gathering of clinicians involved in caring for patients with advanced heart or lung disease, including heart transplants and mechanical circulatory support. Medtronic is pleased to collaborate with physicians to share the latest clinical evidence that advances MCS therapy," said Mike Hess, general manager of the Mechanical Circulatory Support business, part of the Cardiac and Vascular Group at Medtronic.