Biventricular continuous flow VADs demonstrate diurnal flow variation and lead to end-organ recovery.

Annals of Thoracic Surgery 92(1):e1 (2011) PMID 21718817

HeartWare continuous flow ventricular assist devices (HVAD) configured as biventricular assist devices maintain diurnal flow variation, lead to end-organ recovery, and provide for a successful bridge-to-heart transplantation in the first successful North American use of continuous flow biventricular assist devices. Copyright © 2011 The Society of Thoracic Surgeons. Published by Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.

DOI: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2011.02.081