What is the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart?

The SynCardia Total Artificial Heart is a treatment option for cardiac transplant-eligible patients at risk of imminent death from biventricular failure.


The SynCardia Total Artificial Heart is a pneumatically driven pulsatile system used for the temporary replacement of the native ventricles and four valves in cases of end-stage biventricular heart failure.

THE GIFT OF TIME

The system in brief

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Two sizes to fit most patients

50cc

70cc

A smaller version of the 70cc SynCardia TAH, the 50cc SynCardia Total Artificial Heart is designed for use in patients of smaller stature, allowing more women and adolescents to access this novel technology.


Device Selection Criteria

Physicians can now offer the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart to patients with smaller thoracic dimensions including small statured adults, and some pediatric patients. Patients with adequate T10 measurement* or adequate room in the chest as determined by 3D imaging assessment or by other standard clinical assessments.


Approvals

Bridge to Transplant

- Approved in the U.S. (2020)

- Approved in Canada (2016)

 

* posterior sternum to anterior spine measurement at T10

The 70cc SynCardia Total Artificial Heart is the world’s first and only clinically-proven, commercially approved biventricular replacement device. With more than 2000+ implants worldwide, the 70cc accounts for more than 739+ patient-years of support.


Device Selection Criteria

Patients with a T10 measurement* ≥ 10 cm. 


Approvals

Bridge to Transplant

- Approved in the U.S. (2004) 

- Approved in Canada (2005)


* posterior sternum to anterior spine measurement at T10

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The SynCardia Total Artificial Heart is a treatment option for cardiac transplant-eligible patients at risk of imminent death from biventricular failure.

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