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Impella CP with SmartAssist: A Newly FDA Approved Heart Pump with Optical Positioning Sensor

May 20th, 2019 Editors Cardiac Surgery, Cardiology, Critical Care, Radiology Abiomed, the maker of popular left ventricular assist devices, is releasing its newly FDA approved Impella CP with SmartAssist device. The pump features an optical sensor that physicians can use to position and reposition the device without relying on a cath lab, X-ray, or ultrasound… Read More »