EXCOR® Adult is a mechanical, pulsatile heart support system. (Ventricular Assist Device, VAD). The paracorporeal VAD is used for the short to long-term support of the left and/or right ventricular pumping function. It is indicated in seriously ill adults suffering life-threatening heart failure, after all conservative therapeutic options have been exhausted.
EXCOR® Pediatric is a mechanical, pulsatile ventricular assist device (VAD), which is especially designed for babies, children and adolecents. The paracorporeal VAD is used for the short to long-term support of the left and/or right ventricular pumping function.
Small, smart and agile – EXCOR® ACTIVE *. The new mobile component for pulsating systems in Berlin Heart is designed specifically to facilitate the movement for children. Small as hand luggage and a battery that lasts at least 5 hours EXCOR ACTIVE offers good mobility and independence.
About Berlin Heart
Berlin Heart GmbH develops, produces and markets innovative devices for mechanically supporting the heart. Their products EXCOR® Adult and EXCOR® Pediatric span the entire range of medical indications for patients of all ages – from newborn baby to adult. With dependable and globally successful products, Berlin Heart GmbH is one of the industry’s market leaders.
The company claims to develop innovative solutions with utmost precision and reliability. The short time to market and technological features of their products are unique and exemplary. Berlin Heart’s future developments shall continue to meet the demands of its customers and the market.
With their solid position in the market, they will continue on their course of worldwide expansion based on innovative products, while relying on strategic international partnerships. Pivotal to such an expansion is the strategic partnerships with three of the world’s leading heart centers: the German Heart Institute in Berlin, the Hospital for Sick Kids in Toronto, Canada and the Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston, Texas.