Amazing ‘mini vacuum’ sucks blood clots away from the heart leading to hope it could save lives


Amazing 'mini Vacuum' Sucks Blood Clots Away From The Heart Leading To Hope It Could Save Lives

Amazing 'mini-vacuum' sucks blood clots away from the heart leading to hope it could save lives

Amazing 'mini Vacuum' Sucks Blood Clots Away From The Heart Leading To Hope It Could Save Lives

Amazing 'mini Vacuum' Sucks Blood Clots Away From The Heart Leading To Hope It Could Save Lives

The amazing piece of technology uses a balloon shaped instrument to 'push' the clot into a tube where it is broken up into tiny pieces

Amazing 'mini Vacuum' Sucks Blood Clots Away From The Heart Leading To Hope It Could Save Lives

An amazing video shows how blood clots can be pushed away from the heart – with a clever mini vacuum that can be inserted directly into a person's arteries.

Amazing 'mini Vacuum' Sucks Blood Clots Away From The Heart Leading To Hope It Could Save Lives

What's more, it is thought that the clever instrument will improve the outcomes for heart attack victims.

Amazing 'mini Vacuum' Sucks Blood Clots Away From The Heart Leading To Hope It Could Save Lives

Using the smart piece of technology seems to be a relatively simple prodecure.

Amazing 'mini Vacuum' Sucks Blood Clots Away From The Heart Leading To Hope It Could Save Lives

Firstly, the small balloon shaped thread is inserted into the artery until it reaches the site of the blood clot.

Amazing 'mini Vacuum' Sucks Blood Clots Away From The Heart Leading To Hope It Could Save Lives

The vacuum tube is also inserted.

Amazing 'mini vacuum' sucks blood clots away from the heart leading to hope it could save lives

Amazing 'mini-vacuum' sucks blood clots away from the heart leading to hope it could save lives


The amazing piece of technology uses a balloon shaped instrument to 'push' the clot into a tube where it is broken up into tiny pieces

An amazing video shows how blood clots can be pushed away from the heart - with a clever mini vacuum that can be inserted directly into a person's arteries.

What's more, it is thought that the clever instrument will improve the outcomes for heart attack victims.

Using the smart piece of technology seems to be a relatively simple prodecure.

Firstly, the small balloon shaped thread is inserted into the artery until it reaches the site of the blood clot.

The vacuum tube is also inserted.