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 ...

In.PACT Admiral, PAD, Medicare, pass-through payment, Medtronic, balloon cath
Medtronic announced that the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has approved a transitional pass-through payment for the company’s IN.PACT...
Bard, Lutonix, drug coated balloon, DCB, CMS, pass-through payment, outpatient
C. R. Bard Inc. announced that the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has approved a pass-through payment for the Lutonix drug-coated...
Lutonix, drug eluting balloon, drug coated balloon
Drug-eluting balloons (DEBs) have been one of the long-awaited new transcatheter technologies to help reduce high restenosis rates in peripheral artery disease...
Boston Scientific, Bard, Lutonix, DCB, drug coated balloon, distribute
Boston Scientific and C. R. Bard announced a deal where Boston Scientific will distribute the Lutonix 035 drug coated balloon (DCB) percutaneous transluminal...
Balloon catheters, Heart Valve repair, Cath Lab, Hybrid OR
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...

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Medtronic, In.Pact Admiral DEB, drug coated balloon, drug eluting balloon
Drug-eluting balloons (DEBs) have been one of the long-awaited new transcatheter technologies to help reduce high restenosis rates in peripheral artery disease...
drug-eluting balloons, DEB, ECRI, report, peripheral artery disease, PAD, cath
ECRI Institute has created a report that offers an overview of drug-eluting balloon (DEB) technology, “Health Technology Forecast report, "Drug-eluting...
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...

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