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Key Heart Failure Product Manufacturers :

Abiomed, Inc.
Abiomed, Inc. is a leading developer, manufacturer and marketer of medical products designed to assist or replace the pumping function of the failing heart.

BIOTRONIK® is a leading company in the field of biomedical technology, focusing on devices for vascular intervention and electrotherapy of the heart.

The BioVentrix Blue EggTM heart resizing device assists surgeons in achieving the optimal ventricle size when performing ventricular reconstruction for advanced heart failure patients. BioVentrix also assists Hospitals in the development of integrated, continuum of care heart failure Centers of Excellence.

Boston Scientific
Boston Scientific is a worldwide developer, manufacturer and marketer of medical devices whose products are used in a broad range of interventional medical specialties. Recently acquired Guidant Corporation.

CHF Solutions
CHF Solutions, based in Brooklyn Park, Minn., provides medical devices for cardiac care, specifically the ultrafiltration device intended to remove extra salt and water from the blood and body.

Medtronic is the global leader in medical technology with key businesses including: Cardiac Rhythm Disease Management; Cardiac Surgery; Vascular; Neurological; Diabetes; and Spinal and Navigation.

St. Jude Medical
St. Jude Medical is dedicated to making life better for cardiac, neurological and chronic pain patients worldwide; it has five major focus areas that include: cardiac rhythm management, atrial fibrillation, cardiac surgery, cardiology and neuromodulation.

Thoratec Corporation is engaged in the research, development, manufacturing and marketing of medical devices for circulatory support, vascular graft, blood coagulation and skin incision applications.

Important Links

American Heart Association

Featured Heart Failure Related Sites

American Association of Thoracic Surgeons

American College of Cardiology

American Medical Association

Cardiology Channel

Cardiovascular Research Foundation (CRF)

CHF Patients


Health Scout

Heart Authority

Heart Failure Online

Heart Info







Life Steps


National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI)

National Institutes of Health

Senior Health Channel

Society of Thoracic Surgeons


Yahoo! Health

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