Balloon Catheter

bard, DEB, drug eluting balloon

The first clinical trial in the United States to study the use of drug-coated ...

AngioScore Inc. announced the completion of enrollment in the Drug-Coated AngioSculpt Scoring Balloon Catheter First-in-Human (FIH) Study (PATENT-C). AngioScore anticipates that preliminary data from this study will be available for presentation a...

CTO, total chronic occlusions

Physicians have new tools for treating chronic total occlusions (CTOs) after Abbott received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for guidewires and balloon dilation catheters for treatment of CTOs. Abbott is the only company with FDA...

March 3, 2014 — Biotronik announced the release of its Passeo-18 Lux drug-releasing balloon (DRB) in all countries accepting CE mark, following recent approval.
Cordis Trieme Chocolate PTA Balloon Catheter Peripheral Artery Disease PAD
Cordis Corp. announced an agreement with TriReme Medical Inc. that grants the company exclusive distribution rights for the Chocolate PTA Balloon Catheter....
balloon catheters peripheral artery disease intact vascular tack-it
Intact Vascular Inc., a developer of medical devices for minimally invasive peripheral vascular procedures, announced the start of enrollment in the Tack...
balloon catheters cath lab drug-eluting clinical trials angioscore angiosculpt
AngioScore, Inc., a developer of novel angioplasty catheters for use in the treatment of cardiovascular disease, announced detailed preliminary ...
Cordis Corp. is offering additional sizes of its Sleek OTW (over-the-wire) platform, a 0.014-inch ultra-low profile percutaneous
Covidien recently introduced its RapidCross 0.014-inch Rapid Exchange Percutaneous Transluminal Angioplasty (PTA) Balloon, which offers...
The new V8 Aortic Valvuloplasty Balloon Catheter is designed to be used in stand-alone balloon aortic valvuloplasty (BAV), and pre-dilation...
The 100 mm length AngioSculpt PTA Scoring Balloon Catheters for the treatment of peripheral artery disease (PAD) below the knee (BTK) have...

Articles

bard, DEB, drug eluting balloon
The first clinical trial in the United States to study the use of drug-coated balloons (DCB) for femoropopliteal artery disease ...
Percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA) balloon catheters were the first devices used in the field of interventional cardiology. The growth of...
AngioScore AngioSculpt Drug-Coated Scoring Catheter FIH Study
AngioScore Inc. announced the completion of enrollment in the Drug-Coated AngioSculpt Scoring Balloon Catheter First-in-Human (FIH) Study (PATENT-C)....
The total U.S. market for PTCA and cutting balloon catheters was valued at $293.5 million in 2012. The PTCA balloon segment accounted for close to 90 percent...

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CVIS, cardiovascular information system
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