New heart pump gives patients options

  • Graphic by: MARK BOSWELL
  • Updated: November 8, 2013 - 5:03 PM

A new generation of smaller mechanical heart pumps, like this HeartMate III, which begins U.S. trials in humans next year, will mimic the body’s natural processes by producing a pulse. Here's a look at the system.

New heart pump gives patients options

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