Skirt assembly for implantable prosthetic valve

edwards1An implantable prosthetic heart valve is disclosed by Edwards Lifesciences of Irvine, California, USA.

According to the company, which specialises in artificial heart valves and hemodynamic monitoring, the device is adapted to be implanted in the aortic annulus, although it can also be adapted to be implanted in the other annuluses of the heart.

For the full story, see the July 2021 edition of Medical Textiles.