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Wireless heart pump developed

Peter Griffin posted in on September 16th, 2009.

University of Auckland scientists have developed a technology capable of using magnetic fields to wirelessly power a heart pump from outside a patient’s body. Wire-provided power causes a host of problems,: they can break, cause infection, and they restrict the movement of wearers. The new wireless power, however, means that the pump has power 24 […]

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