Abiomed (ABMD) Release: PROTECT II Demonstrates That Patients Undergoing Extensive Revascularization Benefit the Most from Impella Support  
11/9/2011 11:02:09 AM

DANVERS, Mass. & SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Abiomed Inc. (NASDAQ: ABMD), a leading provider of breakthrough heart support technologies, today announced the final analysis from the PROTECT II trial at the annual 2011 Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) meeting.

PROTECT II is the first study to examine this cohort of complex patients with high clinical risk, low ejection fraction, and high STS and SYNTAX scores.