Thoratec gets FDA OK for heart-pump pocket controller

05/20/2013 | (Boston) ·

Thoratec has gained FDA approval for use of its pocket controller in patients implanted with its HeartMate II left ventricular assist device. Clinician training on the controller will be launched this week at U.S. implanting facilities, after which the product will be made available to current HeartMate II LVAD users who are eligible for controller upgrades, as well as to new patients.

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