January 2008, The hundredth support heart was recently implanted at UMC Utrecht. Such a high-tech pump extends the life of patients waiting for a donor heart. 'You initially gain time with it, but in practice we already use the support heart as an alternative to a donor heart.' In the photo from left to right: Ben Rodermans, Dr. Jaap Lahpor, Eveline Sukkel and Dr. Nicolaas de Jonge. Read the full story here.