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Meet Us at Dutch Society of Cardiology (NVVC) Autumn Congress Arnhem Nov 2 -2018

Dutch Society of Cardiology (NVVC) Autumn Congress in collaboration with Dutch Association for Thoracic Surgery (NVY) is organized by Dutch Society of Cardiology / Nederlandse Vereniging voor Cardiologie (NVVC), Dutch Association for Thoracic Surgery / Nederlandse Vereniging voor Thoraxchirurgie (NVT) and will be held during Nov 01 – 02, 2018 at Hotel Papendal, Arnhem, Gelderland, Netherlands.

Dr. med. Alexander Samol presents iVAC 2L first German study results at TCT 2018

In 17 patients (3 female, age 73±9 years, left ventricular ejection fraction (LVEF) 45±12%) high-risk PCI (complex left main PCI n=8, PCI of last remaining vessel n=1, complex PCI in severe three-vessel disease and reduced LVEF n=8) was performed underuse of the iVAC 2L system, a new trans-femoral pulsatile assist device with up to 2l additional cardiac output. Before and after device placement as well as immediately after PCI aortic and intracoronary pressure data were collected View Poster – IVACTCTPOSTERWindows

Successful iVAC 2L case during "Teach" Course in Erasmus MC , Rotterdam

On June 6, 2018, during “Teach” course in Erasmus MC, Rotterdam. Ivac 2L was successfully performed by Prof. Van Mieghem with a High-risk patient as part of “Pulse Trial” The Teach course is an educational one day course for cardiologists and cardiac ICU specialist with main objective to learn about cardiac Cycle and hemodynamics (PV Loop). The course Co-directors: Nicolas van Mieghem, MD, PhD Medical Director of the Department of Interventional Cardiology Erasmus University Medical Center Rotterdam, Netherlands Jiri Maly, MD, PhD Deputy Director of the Department for Research and Science Institute for Clinical and Experimental Medicine Prague, Czech Republic Daniel Burkhoff, MD, PhD Director, Heart Failure, Hemodynamics and Mechanical Circulatory Support Research Cardiovascular Research Foundation New York, NY