Stanford Trials New Remote-Controlled VAD

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Stanford is once again at the forefront of the VAD field by choosing 20 participants to trial the HeartAssist 5, a remote-controlled VAD.  This device has a built-in wireless monitor that can alert a VAD team if a patient develops a blood flow problem.

 

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Dr. Richard Ha

http://med.stanford.edu/news/all-news/2016/02/stanford-launches-trial-of-upgraded-heart-pump-device.html

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