Improve Your Quality of Life

More than 170,000 patients have been supported with Impella® heart pumps

Understanding Heart Disease

Heart failure and coronary artery disease are the #1 cause of death worldwide for both men and women.

  • 170,000+

    Heart disease patients have been treated with Impella heart pumps around the world

  • 8-in-10

    Patients treated with Impella experienced a reduction in heart failure symptoms or improved ejection fraction, in a randomized controlled trial1

How Impella Heart Pumps Work

 

Our patients are the motivation for all that we do, and we take great joy in celebrating every patient success story.

Stories of Heart Recovery

 

Vickie Nemec

Vickie’s heart improved quickly after her Protected PCI with Impella.

 

Jim Hoag

Following a Protected PCI with Impella, Jim felt better than he had in years.

 

Cecy Wells

After two days, Cecy’s heart recovered and she no longer had any symptoms of heart failure.

 

Patient Community

Abiomed collaborates with hospitals on Heart Recovery Reunions, which reunite Impella patients with the medical teams who treated them. These events, hosted at hospitals across the country, provide patients with the opportunity to thank their medical providers, highlight successful Impella programs and protocols, and acknowledge the exceptional dedication and care of the medical staff.

References

  1. O’Neill, W.W., et al. (2012). Circulation, 126(14), 1717-1727.
  2. Joseph, S.M., et al. (2016).  J Interven Cardiol, 29(3), 248-256.

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