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DMC Docs First In U.S. To Use New Heart Pump During Artery Repair

The Detroit Medical Center announced that the hospital group’s Cardiovascular Institute has conducted the nation’s first artery-repair procedure using a new high-tech, catheter-delivered tool designed to pump up to four liters of blood per minute through a patient’s circulatory system. The new device allows the heart to rest while repairs are made to damaged arteries.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/26/2012