HM3 SWIFT Implantation of the HeartMate 3 in Subjects with Heart Failure using Surgical Techniques Other Than Full Median Sternotomy
Associated ConditionsAdvanced Refractory Left Ventricular Heart Failure
The purpose of this study is to collect medical information and experiences with the HeartMate 3. The conventional method to implant the HeartMate 3 is an incision in the middle of the chest through the breastbone (also called the sternum). This study will collect data if you have the pump implanted using an incision on your left side and another incision in your upper right chest.