Below is a selection of recently published journal articles about or related to the SynCardia temporary Total Artificial Heart (TAH-t). We will continue to update this page as new articles are published.





Woods, R. K., Niebler, R., Kindel, S., Troshynski, T., Joyce, L. D., & Hraska, V. (2019). A new method for implanting a total artifical heart in the patient with a Fontan circulation. The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 157(1), 353–355. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.08.082


  • Samak, M., Fatullayev, J., Sabashnikov, A., Zeriouh, M., Rahmanian, P. B., Choi, Y.-H., Wippermann, J., Wahlers, T., Schmack, B., Ruhparwar, A., Dohmen, P. M., Karck, M., Popov, A.-F., Simon, A. R., & Weymann, A. (2015). Past and Present of Total Artificial Heart Therapy: A Success Story. Medical Science Monitor Basic Research, 21, 183–190. doi:10.12659/msmbr.895418



  • Torregrossa, G., Morshuis, M., Varghese, R., Hosseinian, L., Vida, V., Tarzia, V., Loforte, A., Duveau, D., Arabia, F., Leprince, P., Kasirajan, V., Beyersdorf, F., Musumeci, F., Hetzer, R., Krabatsch, T., Gummert, J., Copeland, J., & Gerosa, G. (2014). Results With Syncardia Total Artificial Heart Beyond 1 Year. ASAIO Journal, 60(6), 626–634.
  • Torregrossa, G., Anyanwu, A., Zucchetta, F., & Gerosa, G. (2014). SynCardia: the total artificial heart. Annals of cardiothoracic surgery, 3(6), 612–620.