Three practitioners were identified as having performed significantly more LVAs
than the rest of the LVA
Arrow discontinued the development, sale and marketing programs of its LionHeart LVAS
In Europe, the Novacor LVAS
has unrestricted approval for use as a bridge to transplantation, an alternative to transplantation and to support patients who may have an ability to recover the use of their natural heart.
The non-randomized trials compare survival rates and quality of life between end-stage heart failure patients who receive the World Heart's Novacor LVAS
and those supported by the best available pharmacological therapies.
, which is produced in the Oakland, CA-facilities of World Heart Corporation, is currently in a US trial to study the long-term use of the device as an alternative to medical therapy.
The company says the FDA granted the expedited review status because there currently is no alternative to the use of the HeartMate VE LVAS
for the 'destination therapy patients described in their PMA application.
Thoratec Corporation, Pleasanton, CA, has submitted an Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) supplement to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to enable the company to expand the number of patients in a clinical trial of its left ventricular assist system (LVAS
World Heart Corporation, Ottawa, Canada, announced in late June that its implantable Novacor left ventricular assist system (LVAS
) will be the first to gain commercial approval in Japan.
Ziel war es, die Nachhaltigkeitsrelevanz aller 2 009 Lehrveranstaltungen (LVAs
) zu beurteilen und zu klassifizieren.
With the aim of exploring possible temporal trends, children with SVI/BL were divided into two groups (≤10 and >10 years). Based on the results of refraction and their daily activities, low-vision aids (LVAs
) were prescribed for the children for distance and near vision during the annual eye examination.