Jarvik-7

 Artificial heart invented by Robert Jarvik (1946–).

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  • Jarvik — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Erik Jarvik (1907–1998), schwedischer Paläozoologe Murray Jarvik (1923–2008), US amerikanischer Psychopharmakologe Robert Jarvik (* 1946), US amerikanischer Medizin Erfinder JARVIK (Kunstherz) eine Reihe… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Jarvik — is a surname and may refer to:* Erik Jarvik (1907 ndash; 1998), Swedish paleozoologist * Robert Jarvik (b. 1946), American scientist and inventor ** Jarvik 7 artificial heart …   Wikipedia

  • Jarvik-7 — Corazón artificial diseñado por R. K. Jarvik para los seres humanos. El Jarvik 7 fue uno de los primeros modelos, y dependía de la presión del aire para dirigir la contracción ventricular. Diccionario Mosby Med …   Diccionario médico

  • Jarvik-7 — Jar·vik 7 jär vik sev ən n an air driven artificial heart that remains tethered to an external console after implantation and that was formerly implanted in human patients in a clinical study called also Jarvik heart Jarvik Robert Koffler (b… …   Medical dictionary

  • Jarvik-7 — /jahr vik sev euhn/, Med., Trademark. a four valved artificial heart for implantation in the human body, replacing the natural heart s ventricles and attaching to its atria: air is pumped into the ventricles from an external air compressor… …   Universalium

  • Jarvik — Robert Koffler, U.S. cardiologist. See J. artificial heart …   Medical dictionary

  • Jarvik-7 — /jahr vik sev euhn/, Med., Trademark. a four valved artificial heart for implantation in the human body, replacing the natural heart s ventricles and attaching to its atria: air is pumped into the ventricles from an external air compressor… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Jarvik — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Jarvik-7 artificial heart — Jar·vik 7 artificial heart (jahrґvik) [Robert Koffler Jarvik, American cardiologist, 20th century] see under heart …   Medical dictionary

  • Jarvik artificial heart — noun a kind of artificial heart that has been used with some success • Syn: ↑Jarvik heart • Hypernyms: ↑artificial heart …   Useful english dictionary

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