Have thought up how to support life of the child waiting for donor heartIn the USA have invented unique mechanical heart which gives the chance to sick children to live before operation on a heart transplantation.
Today, statistically, every year, without having waited a donor organ, 23 % of babies and от12 to 17 % of children of advanced age around the world die.
The scientists who have developed the device for artificial maintenance of blood circulation, named it Excor. It has the small sizes therefore is suitable for transplantation even to newborns.
Developers hope that the mass production of the Excor device which is already approved by the American health care, will serve rescue of millions children's lives.

Source: Reuters.

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