The CentriMag: a new optimized centrifugal blood pump with levitating impeller.

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PURPOSE Blood pumps are routinely used for circulatory and pulmonary support. However, blood trauma and pump failure remain severe drawbacks of currently available pump models. This study evaluated the first clinical application of a new, totally bearingless centrifugal blood pump (CentriMag). MATERIAL AND METHODS A centrifugal pump consisting of an… (More)

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