for the Perfect Heart
Cardiac Assist Technology Company
Learn about the company, read the latest news releases,
and watch an educational video.
Heart Lung and Blood Institute
Part of the Federal Government's National Institutes
of Health, this site has information about health, scientific
resources, research funding, news & press releases and
studies seeking patients.
more about the HeartQuest LVAD and magnetically levitated
technology used in the treatment of heart failure.
Advance in Congestive Heart Failure Treatment
News about the Thoratec Heartmate ventricular assist
system and its possible FDA approval as a permanent
implant for end-stage heart patients ineligible for
An interview with cardiothoracic surgeon Mehmet Oz,
MD, of New York-Presbyterian Hospital on artificial
heart research (Feb 2001).