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Star Tribune Article: Sunshine Heart looks to cut the driveline on its C-Pulse system

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Sunshine Heart will test device that runs on power transmitted through the skin “…Eden Prairie’s Sunshine Heart is teaming with a St. Paul company to make a heart pump that runs on power transmitted through the skin. The idea has excited some investors, though many hurdles remain, including getting positive clinical results from researchers and […]

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Star Tribune Article: Sunshine Heart resuming national study of heart-failure device

“Eden Prairie’s Sunshine Heart Inc. has restarted its pivotal clinical trial and is speeding toward an early analysis that could lead to quicker approval for its implantable heart-failure therapy, the C-Pulse system.”

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Sunshine Heart Packs Meals at Feed My Starving Children

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On April 22nd, Sunshine Heart, Inc. organized an event with Feed My Starving Children to help pack food. A number of employees attended and packed 57 boxes on the afternoon of April 22, 2015 that will eventually feed 33 young boys and girls in Grenada (island off the coast of Venezuela). “It felt great to […]

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European Options HF Study: German Reimbursement Update

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InEK, the German Institute for the Hospital Remuneration System granted on January 30th, 2015 a NUB (Neue Untersuchungs- und Behandlungsmethoden) status 4 designation for the C-Pulse® System. The purpose of the NUB process is to introduce new and innovative medical products prior to reimbursement being available. It is also the preferred way to bring the […]

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European Clinical Update

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EVIDENCE OF CLINICAL EFFICACY OF COUNTERPULSATION THEARPY METHODS Springer, December 2014 Abstract Although heart transplantation remains the ultimate treatment for end-stage heart failure, its epidemiological impact is limited by donor organ availability. Surgical and device-based approaches have been introduced with the aim of increasing systemic perfusion and in some circumstances promoting left ventricular recovery by […]

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