Published in Medical Devices and Surgical Technology Week, December 17th, 2006
The patent covers the miniaturization of the company's Cancion and Exeleras Systems for direct placement of a pump, blood flow conduits and pump control electronics directly into the vasculature of congestive heart failure patients. Issuance of the patent provides a proprietary right that protects a means to treat acute and chronic heart failure that is not currently available which involves supplementing blood flow in the descending aorta with a system that can be inserted...
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