Sunshine Heart, Inc. Company Profile

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Sunshine Heart (ASX:SHC) is a global medical device company committed to novel cardiac and coronary therapy. The company is currently developing the C-Pulse® Heart Assist System, an implantable, non-blood contacting, heart assist therapy for the treatment of moderate to severe heart failure which can be implanted using a minimally invasive procedure. C-Pulse is designed to relieve the symptoms of heart failure through the use of counter-pulsation technology by enabling an increase in cardiac output, an increase in coronary blood flow, and a reduction in the heart's pumping load. The company has received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to conduct a U.S. feasibility clinical trial with the C-Pulse System. Sunshine Heart is a Delaware-based corporation headquartered in Minneapolis, MN, with a subsidiary presence in Australia. The company has been listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) since September 2004. For more information, please visit

News Articles [1467 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Sunshine Heart : John Erb. Introducing C-Pulse® Heart assist system, a new treatment for heart failure

In this episode of PharmaTelevision News Review, filmed at AusBio 2012 in Melbourne, Australia, Fintan Walton talks to John Erb, Chairman at Sunshine Heart

Sunshine Heart: Elaine Stead. 'Offering a brighter future for heart failure patients'

In this episode of PharmaTelevision News Review, Fintan Walton talks to Elaine Stead, Vice President Corporate Development of Sunshine Heart.

Cold, Windy Days Can Strain the Heart

WEDNESDAY, Oct. 24, 2018 -- Brisk autumn winds and chilly winter temperatures may make you more vulnerable to heart trouble, a new study suggests. Researchers found "an increase in heart attacks in lo...

Cold, wintry weather linked to increased incidence of heart attacks

Researchers found that the incidence of heart attack was higher on days with lower air temperature, lower atmospheric air pressure, higher wind velocity and fewer hours of sunshine.

Sunshine Secures Strategic Investment To Fuel Growth In US China

LONDON, Sept. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Sunshine, the brand & entertainment consultancy and production studio, has secured investment from entrepreneurs Mike Dolan and Adam Zhu Read more...

Payment 'Sunshine' Requirements Would Expand For Industry Under Senate-Passed Opioid Bill

A provision to expand Sunshine Act industry reporting requirements for companies in the Senate-passed “Opioid Crisis Response Act” has caught...   &

Sunshine Vitamin Lowers Diabetes Risk, Says Study

Vitamin D is very essential for healthy bones and to prevent osteoporosis. Known as the "Sunshine Vitamin, as sunlight is the main source, the deficiency of Vitamin D has been associated with fatigue,...

Scotland reȷects “sunshine” legislation on searchable database of industry payments

The Scottish government has rejected an attempt to introduce a “sunshine act” that would create a searchable record of all payments to health professionals from the drug industry and other...

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PubMed Articles [2126 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

What Do Plastic Surgery Patients Think of Financial Conflicts of Interest and the Sunshine Act?

The purpose of this study was to evaluate patients' views of conflicts of interest (COI) and their comprehension of recent legislation known as the Physician Payments Sunshine Act. This report constit...

Physician characteristics, industry transfers, and pharmaceutical prescribing: Empirical evidence from medicare and the physician payment sunshine act.

To evaluate physician characteristics associated with pharmaceutical industry transfers and prescribing behavior after public reporting under the Sunshine Act.

Exposure-lag-response association between sunlight and schizophrenia in Ningbo, China.

Previous studies found that mental disorders such as bipolar disorder, seasonal affective disorder and schizophrenia, often show seasonal variability, which usually be attributed to the variations in ...

Heart or heart-lung transplantation for patients with congenital heart disease in England.

Increased longevity in patients with congenital heart disease (CHD) is associated with late complications, mainly heart failure, which may not be amenable to redo surgery and become refractory to medi...

Common Postoperative Heart Transplant Complications.

Heart failure or congestive heart failure remains a major public health concern on the global scale. End-stage heart failure is a severe disease where the heart is unable to pump enough oxygen and nut...

Clinical Trials [4271 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Cholecalciferol Supplementation, Muscle Strength

Hypovitaminosis D is common in Asian Indians despite plenty of sunshine and relates to their skin pigmentation and poor sunshine exposure. Serum 25(OH)D levels are

Vascular Responses to UV Exposure in Pregnancy

Season of birth influences pregnancy for reasons that remain unclear however the answer may lie in the amount of sunshine pregnant women are exposed to. Sunshine, or ultraviolet light (UV)...

Vitamin D and Immunity: Photosynthesis Versus Supplementation

The optimal way to restore serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D sufficiency is currently debatable. UV irradiation through sunshine exposure promotes endogenous vitamin D synthesis, although this can...

Vitamin D Levels And Myoma Uteri

Women with at least one uterine leiomyoma and polycystic ovary syndrome over 10 mm and women with normal ultrasonographic findings were included in the study. Blood samples were taken for ...

Curing Atrial Fibrillation in Heart Failure

Heart failure is a condition that occurs when the heart muscle weakens and no longer contracts normally. Half of these patients have an irregularity of heart rhythm called atrial fibrilla...

Companies [728 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Sunshine Heart, Inc.

Sunshine Heart (ASX:SHC) is a global medical device company committed to novel cardiac and coronary therapy. The company is currently developing the C-Pulse® Heart Assist Syste...

Sunshine Heart

Heart failure is a common condition in which the heart becomes unable to pump sufficient blood to meet the body's needs. Over five million people in the United States have heart failure and it results...

Sunshine Health

Sunshine Health is a Medicaid managed care health plan that has served Florida members since 2009. As one of the largest medical benefit administrators, offering coordinated care ...

Nature's Sunshine

At Nature's Sunshine, uncompromising quality is not an option - it is an obligation. We use only the finest raw materials, gathered from the Americas, Europe, Africa and the Orient, and we boast the l...

Sunshine Fitness Growth Holdings, LLC

Sunshine Fitness Growth Holdings, LLC, is a leading owner and operator of Planet Fitness gyms, the fastest-growing health club franchise in the United States. Led by Co-CEOs Eric ...

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