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The Carbothane driveline was designed with the patients' needs in mind and with the goal of continuing to improve driveline management.
UV-resistant outer sheath1.
UV-resistant outer sheath helps inhibit cracking and discoloration when exposed to sunlight (UV exposure).
Greater patient comfort1.
The driveline’s increased flexibility means that patients are better able to bend and secure it to their abdomen for a more comfortable placement.
Redundant pacemaker-grade wires.
The enhanced driveline incorporates all the features of the current driveline, including six pacemaker-grade wires, each of which is encased in insulation and individually wrapped in a honeycomb inner lumen for added protection.
Small outer diameter.
The Carbothane driveline has the same small outer diameter as the previous Pellethane® HVAD driveline (4.8 mm).
*Data based on product ship date.
Introducing Autologs 1.3, the latest update to our advanced device management service. The enhanced Autologs 1.3 website and report were developed with the goals of driving greater convenience and delivering faster access to important pump data.
Introduced HVAD sintering, increased coring tool diameter, optimised antiplatelet therapy3.
Medtronic data on file as of January 2018 (ETR01220; ETR01221; ETR01316). Compared to the previous Pellethane HVAD driveline.
Medtronic data on file: Dubuc J. Worksheet: U.S. Pelle vs. U.S. Carbo; 03/06/2020.
Slaughter MS, Pagani FD, McGee EC, et al. HeartWare ventricular assist system for bridge to transplant: combined results of the bridge to transplant and continued access protocol trial. J Heart Lung Transplant. July 2013;32(7):675-683.
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