Technology Designed to Reduce the Burden of Having an LVAD
The CORVION LVAD is uniquely suited to become the world’s first successful fully implanted mechanical circulatory support device for severe heart failure patients.watch video overview
HIGH EFFICIENCY PUMP
Pump requires 3X less power than competing devices using a hybrid magnetically levitated impeller coupled to a high-efficiency motor.
SMALL IMPLANTED BATTERY/CONTROLLER
Pump powered by a high capacity, implantable-grade battery pack allowing for up to 3 hours of fully free operation. Small and thin to allow for pectoral implantation.
Lightweight (1 lb) external charger recharges implanted power source and runs pump for up to 18 hours. No external cables, connectors or precise alignment required.
The CORVION system holds the promise of a more normal lifestyle
With less equipment to manage, no sterile bandages to change, and a discreet physical appearance, go about your day as normal with Corvion. The ability to bathe unencumbered and sleep untethered to wall power means morning and nightly routines won’t be interrupted either.
Potential to Reduce Adverse Events with Groundbreaking LVAD Features
No percutaneous driveline
Small implanted power source
User friendly wireless recharging
No external cables or connectors
All components smaller and lighter
3X higher pump efficiency
Lower infection risk
Lower stroke risk
Ability to bathe and swim
Less patient stress and anxiety
Greater mobility, better sleep
Higher quality of life
The CORVION LVAD has the potential to set patients Free*
*Based upon physician recommendation for physical activity