The Optimizer Smart System offers a new therapy for heart failure patients with reduced ejection fraction who are still suffering from the debilitating effects of the disease despite guideline-directed medical therapy.
Successful Implantation of First Patient Since FDA Approval of Optimizer Smart System Reported by Impulse Dynamics
Impulse Dynamics is a developer of the implantable Optimizer® Smart System for delivering CCM™ therapy. Today they that the first patient to receive the Optimizer Smart System since the device was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration was successfully implanted. The procedure, which occurred on Monday, May 6, at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, took less than an hour to complete and the patient was able to go home the next day.