Small, smart, agile - EXCOR® Active. The new mobile driving unit for the pulsatile ventricular assist device EXCOR® was developed especially for children with severe heart failure. Small as a hand luggage and with a battery runtime of at least five hours, EXCOR® Active offers children with heart disease, supported by EXCOR®, more mobility and independence.
„With our new EXCOR® Active we want to offer children more possibilities. Our systems should not only save their lives. While being supported with the EXCOR® they should play, walk, learn and laugh like every other child.”
(Dr. med. Ares K. Menon, General Manager Berlin Heart GmbH)
Driving unit as small as a hand luggage, only 15 kg including batteries
Battery runtime of at least 5 hours even in BVAD mode
Active flow measurement with custom alarm settings
Panel PC with user-friendly touch screen
Different mobilization options for different ages
EXCOR® Active - Designed for mobile and confident care.
The new driving unit EXCOR® Active supports all EXCOR® blood pumps and convinces with product features, which are optimally harmonized with one another:
Batteries – Long Battery run time for more mobility
Long battery runtime at least 5 hours, ~ 7 hours for BVAD in children
2+2 batteries included for several hours of off-grid operation
Built-in emergency battery for additional safety
Easy charging in driving unit or at external battery charging unit
Flow sensor – Active Flow Measurement for more safety
Active Flow Measurement with ultrasound clamp-on flow sensor designed for EXCOR® cannula
Full control of pump performance by measuring blood flow
Alarm if measurement falls below flow alarm threshold (individually adjustable)
Different sizes to match the cannula diameter optimally
Panel-PC – Simple and user-friendly handling
Intuitive touch screen
Data storage in the driving unit (enough for entire maintenance interval)
Retrieval of data on panel PC at any time
Baby Buggy and Caddy – Mobilization options for every age
Individualized patient care for children of all age groups and better transport options
Caddy for the easy transport of the driving unit
Baby Buggy with two seat options for the smallest (≤ 15 kg)
For more information regarding approval and availability in your region, please contact us here.
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