Tag: LVAD

UofL cardiovascular surgeon implants two patients with new heart-support device at...

University of Louisville heart transplant surgeon Mark Slaughter, MD, has implanted two patients with an investigational device, the intravascular ventricular assist system (iVAS), at...

UofL research shows heart failure patients recover function with drug therapy...

For patients with severe heart failure, a heart transplant or permanent artificial heart assist device have been considered the only permanent therapy as severe...