'Soft robot' designed to pump failing hearts

'Soft robot' designed to pump failing hearts

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Heart failure affects millions of Americans. A new wave of 'soft robots' capable of mimicking heart muscles may save lives on the transplant waiting list.
21 Jan 2017 - General
I actually didn't get a grasp of the whole concept, but basically, it helped save pigs' lives after having a heart attack-- which is cool. However, it needs more time and development to prove its efficacy and long term safety in human patients. My fingers are crossed for that. With the declining lifestyle of majority of the younger generations right now, and the development of technology, all the more lifestyle has become sedentary. Heart failure and other cardiovascular comorbidities wi...
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