3D-printed pump keeps damaged hearts beating in time - health - 11 September 2013 - New Scientist | Organ Donation & Transplant Matters Resources | Scoop.it

A new electronic pump could let people with heart failure live a normal life and prevent them being bedridden, waiting for transplants.

 

This particular device is being developed in the United Kingdom and currently reguires that some additional refinements be made. Only once the final version of this device has been finally emgineered will it be judged safe for the device to be trialled in selected patients.