Clinical Trial to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of the HeartAssist 5® VAD System compared to the HeartMate II® VAD for Left Ventricular Support in Patients Awaiting Cardiac Transplantation

Investigator: Georg M. Wieselthaler, MD

Location(s): United States


The purpose of the study is to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of the ReliantHeart HeartAssist 5® VAD System in patients listed for heart transplantation and at risk of death from refractory end-stage heart failure.