Anatomical Model of the Human Heart

Description (Brief)
This cross-section of an anatomical model of the human heart with a SAPIEN 3 Transcatheter aortic heart valve comes with a black stand, and a small demonstrator balloon catheter. This model is used by physicians to help educate patients about their upcoming surgical procedure.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 2016
maker
Edwards Lifesciences LLC
Physical Description
plastic (overall material)
coblat-chromium (overall material)
polyethylene terephthalate (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 20 cm x 11 cm x 12 cm; 7 7/8 in x 4 11/32 in x 4 23/32 in
ID Number
2016.0195.03
accession number
2016.0195
catalog number
2016.0195.03
Credit Line
Gift of Edwards Lifesciences
subject
Anatomy
Medical Procedure- Surgery
Medicine
Model
Prosthesis
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Health & Medicine
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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