Leviticus-Cardio named one of best medical technologies in 2019

Leviticus-Cardio named one of best medical technologies of 2019 by Medgadget.

Fully Implanted Artificial Heart

Until this year, implantable heart pumps had to be powered by external devices to keep working. This creates potential for infections, difficulty dressing and taking showers, and a whole variety of other problems.

Leviticus Cardio Wireless Powered Heart Pump

The Leviticus-Cardio system allows heart pump to be powered wirelessly.

Leviticus Cardio, a company based in Israel, and Jarvik Heart, the famous maker of artificial hearts, have announced that a man in Kazakhstan became the first person in the world to receive a completely implanted ventricular assist device (VAD). The gentleman received a Jarvik 2000 VAD, which was powered by Leviticus Cardio’s Coplanar Energy Transfer (CET) system.

Read the full article on Medgadget here.