Balloon Catheter

Medtronic, In.Pact, Admiral drug-coated balloon, DCB, drug-eluting balloon

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared Medtronic’s In.Pact Admiral drug-coated balloon (DCB) for the interventional treatment of peripheral artery disease (PAD) for the superficial femoral and popliteal arteries in the upper leg....

C. R. Bard Inc. announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of the Lutonix 035 drug-coated balloon (DCB) catheter for percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) after pre-dilatation, for the treatment of de novo or restenotic l...

Boston Scientific Corp. CE mark Ranger Ranger Paclitaxel-coated PTA Balloon Cath

Boston Scientific received CE mark for the Ranger Paclitaxel-coated PTA Balloon Catheter. The technology is now in full European market launch. 

bard, DEB, drug eluting balloon

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

Balloon catheters, cath lab, peripheral artery disease (PAD), Lithoplasty
Lithoplasty is a balloon-based technology that utilizes integrated lithotripsy to disrupt both superficial and deep calcium and normalize vessel wall...
Covidien announced it has received CE Mark approval for its Stellarex drug-coated angioplasty balloon (DCB). 
Medtronic, In.Pact, Admiral drug-coated balloon, DCB, drug-eluting balloon
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared Medtronic’s In.Pact Admiral drug-coated balloon (DCB) for the interventional treatment of peripheral...
balloon catheters, clinical trial/study, medtronic, IN.PACT Admiral drug-coated
The results of a landmark study published this month in Circulation indicate that a device from Medtronic Inc. called the IN.PACT Admiral drug-coated balloon (...
Medtronic, In.Pact, Admiral drug-coated balloon, DCB, drug-eluting balloon
Medtronic’s In.Pact Admiral drug-coated balloon (DCB) is for the interventional treatment of peripheral artery disease (PAD) for the
The Lutonix 035 drug-coated balloon (DCB) catheter is for percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) after pre-dilatation, for the...
Medtronic's NC Euphora noncompliant balloon dilatation catheter was 510(k) cleared by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in...

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Medtronic, In.Pact, Admiral drug-coated balloon, DCB, drug-eluting balloon, DEB
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared Medtronic’s In.Pact Admiral drug-coated balloon (DCB) for the interventional treatment of peripheral...
Shockwave, lithoplasty, lithotripsy
Shockwave Medical announced positive clinical results from Disrupt PAD, a single-arm multicenter study evaluating the safety and utility of Lithoplasty balloon...
FDA Clears Lutonix 035 Drug Coated Balloon C.R. Bard Inc.
C. R. Bard Inc. announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of the Lutonix 035 drug-coated balloon (DCB) catheter for percutaneous...
A new clinical trial comparing the use of everolimus-eluting stents (EES) and drug-eluting balloons (DEB) in treating in-stent restenosis (ISR) from drug-...

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