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Wireless powered heart pumps to save lives by preventing infection

Wireless powered heart pumps to save lives by preventing infection

A new wireless system to power heart pumps could save lives by reducing deadly infections caused by current forms of the device. The current system used to power a heart pump, which is attached directly to the heart to assist weakened muscle to keep working, requires a cable running from the heart pump through the skin to a battery.

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  • Electronics
  • Health
  • Heart Surgery
  • Lifesaving
  • Wireless
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