UI Hospitals and Clinics

Clinical Trial Details

Short Title
Freedom Driver Study
Official Title

SynCardia Freedom Driver System Study


The purposes of this study are to confirm that the Freedom Driver System is a suitable pneumatic driver for clinically stable TAH-t subjects, and that patients and lay caregivers can be trained to manage the Freedom Driver System safely outside the hospital.


Please refer to www.clinicaltrials.gov identifier NCT00733447 for more information.

Start Date
March 1, 2010
End Date
November 28, 2015
Gender Preference
Age Group
18 - 99 years
Principal Investigator
Jennifer Goerbig-Campbell, MD
Contact Info

Cardiomyopathy Treatment Program

Page Scovel, RN

phone:  319-356-1028

fax: 319-356-7087

email:  page-scovel@uiowa.edu

Department or Field of Study
Artificial heart ; cardiac disease ; Cardiomyopathy ; CHF ; Congestive heart failure ; Heart ; heart disease ; Heart Failure ; Mechanical Circulatory Support ;

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