Interventional Cardiology

Endovascular Therapy

Structural Heart Disease

Mechanical Circulatory Support


Left Ventricular
Assist Devices
TandemHeart® LVAD

CE approved

The TandemHeart System is a percutaneous extracorporeal platform for temporary circulatory support that delivers up to 5.0 L/min of cardiac output augmentation with full physiologic pressure support for the heart. Transseptal cannulation of the left atrium provides optimal unloading by enabling percutaneous bypass of the left ventricle.
    * Brochure: TandemHeart circulatory support
    * Kar et al.: JACC-study: The Percutaneous Ventricular Assist
Device in Severe Refractory Cardiogenic Shock
    * Trial: TRIS - TandemHeart to Reduce Infarct Size
    * Gregoric et al.: Perioperative Use of TandemHeart Percutaneous Ventricular Assist Device in Surgical Repair of Postinfarction Ventricular Septal Defect
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