What is the latest technology of heart transplants?

Immunosuppression. Heart transplant surgery is actually relatively straightforward. The key to survival is the post-operative care, especially immunosuppression to make sure the heart is not rejected and monitoring for complications of immunosuppression to prevent exotic infections. The other key factor in heart transplant survival is how the other organ systems are doing (especially kidney and lung function).

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What is the latest technology about heart transplant?

Assist Devices. The transplant operation hasn't changed recently but there arent enough donors for all the patients with severe heart failure. So the latest technology is the assist devices (lvads) which are pumps that can serve as a bridge while waiting for transplant, or even as a long-term alternative to transplant, especially for older patients. Read more...
Not much. Better drugs for management. The donor shortage and the surgical techniques are old news! Read more...