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HeartWare issues urgent recall for heart-pump controllers

February 23, 2015 by Val Kennedy

HeartWare International has issued an urgent recall for certain computerized controllers for its ventricular assist devices over concerns that they may malfunction and cause the heart pump to stop.

U.S. sales narrow HeartWare's Q3 losses

HeartWare International (NSDQ:HTWR) has issued an urgent recall for certain computerized controllers for its ventricular assist devices over concerns that they may malfunction and cause the heart pump to stop.

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HeartWare beats on Q4 prelims, launches thoracotomy trial

January 13, 2015 by Brad Perriello

HeartWare International's preliminary sales numbers for the 4th quarter beat expectations as it launches a thoracotomy trial for its implantable heart pump.

HeartWare beats on Q4 prelims, launches thoracotomy trial

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LVAD slump? Thoratec dims outlook after Q3 earnings plunge

November 6, 2014 by Brad Perriello

Thoratec's 3rd-quarter earnings plunge nearly 85% as sales decline more than 16%, raising fears that the left ventricular-assist device market is in a slump that could persist into 2015.

LVAD slump? Thoratec dims outlook after Q3 earnings plunge

Thoratec (NSDQ:THOR) yesterday said its 3rd-quarter profits plunged some 85%, missing forecasts, and dimmed its outlook for the rest of the year.

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U.S. sales narrow HeartWare's Q3 losses

October 31, 2014 by Val Kennedy

HeartWare posts narrowed 3rd-quarter losses thanks to increased sales of its implantable heart pumps in the U.S.

U.S. sales narrow HeartWare's Q3 losses

HeartWare International (NSDQ:HTWR) yesterday reported narrowed 3rd-quarter losses and significantly higher revenues, boosted by a 39% jump in U.S. sales of its implantable heart pumps.

HeartWare nabs JenaValve exec Leadley for medical chief | Personnel Moves

August 12, 2014 by Brad Perriello

HeartWare International names Dr. Katrin Leadley to be its new chief medical officer following the retirement of Dr. David Hathaway.

HeartWare nabs JenaValve exec Leadley for medical chief | Personnel Moves

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Strong Q2 can't buoy HeartWare as shares sink on recall news

July 31, 2014 by Brad Perriello

A voluntary recall initiated yesterday pushes HeartWare shares down today, despite 2nd-quarter result that crushed expectations on Wall Street.

Strong Q2 can't buoy HeartWare after recall news

UPDATED July 31, 2014 with additional comment on recall.

FDA reveals HeartWare warning letter

July 2, 2014 by Arezu Sarvestani

FDA regulators publish a formal warning against HeartWare, for which the company had advised shareholders to be on the lookout.

Another FDA warning for HeartWare

FDA inspectors finally revealed the anticipated warning letter against Massachusetts-based medical device maker HeartWare (NSDQ:HTWR), chiding the company for manufacturing violations.