Balloon Catheter

Medtronic plc announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance and U.S. launch of the Euphora Semicompliant Balloon Dilatation Catheter. Euphora is a pre-dilatation therapy used during a stent implantation to reopen a narrowed co...

bard, DEB, drug eluting balloon

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

Lutonix DCB, CMS, reimbursement, pass-through payment, outpatient use
C.R. Bard Inc. announced that the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has improved the pass-through payment for the Lutonix drug-coated...
Medtronic, Euphora SC balloon, CE Mark, Europe, Richard Edwards
Medtronic announced the launch of the Euphora semicompliant balloon dilatation catheter in countries that recognize the CE (Conformité Européene) mark in...
Shockwave Medical, Lithoplasty, $40 million, funding, Sofinnova, Venrock
Shockwave Medical announced $40 million in funding, co-led by returning investor Sofinnova Partners and new investor Venrock. Also participating were RA...
IN.PACT Admiral, Global Study, DEB SFA-LONG, long peripheral lesions, EuroPCR
New clinical data from two different studies show the IN.PACT Admiral drug-coated balloon from Medtronic plc successfully treated long lesions in the...
Medtronic, Euphora, SC, semicompliant balloon dilatation catheter, FDA, U.S.
The Euphora Semicompliant Balloon Dilatation Catheter is a pre-dilatation therapy used during a stent implantation to reopen a narrowed
Medtronic’s In.Pact Admiral drug-coated balloon (DCB) is for the interventional treatment of peripheral artery disease (PAD) for the...

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Shockwave Medical, Lithoplasty, $40 million, funding, Sofinnova, Venrock
Shockwave Medical announced $40 million in funding, co-led by returning investor Sofinnova Partners and new investor Venrock. Also participating were RA...
Cardinal Health announced plans to acquire Johnson & Johnson’s Cordis business, a leading global manufacturer of cardiology and endovascular devices, for $...
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...

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Healthcare organizations are demanding more capabilities for image viewers accessed by clinicians. Zero footprint (ZFP) viewers provide imaging tools from...
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