Potential growth for Abbott’s HeartMate 3 with FDA approval for less-invasive implantation

Abbott received FDA approval for the HeartMate 3 left ventricular assist device (LVAD) via a less-invasive approach than open heart surgery, which comes after a similar approval of Medtronic’s HeartWare HVAD pump last year. Credit: sfam_photo / Shutterstock.

  • Abbott HeartMate 3