Extending the TET System for Improved Patient Comfort

June 24, 2015 - Lucke L, Bluvshtein V. Presentation at ASAIO 61st Annual Conference, Chicago, Illinois, June 24-27, 2015



Recently, Minnetronix and Penn St. University developed an implantable motor controller and transcutaneous energy transmission system to support continuous flow VADs. The goal of this work was to improve the TET system to enhance patient comfort, especially while sleeping.