Stents Carotid

The three most common systems to place stents in blocked carotid arteries of the neck have similarly low rates of complication and death among U.S. patients, accord...

carotid artery stenting, outcomes, JACC, Beau Hawkins, Robert Yeh, CARE Registry
Hospitals performing carotid artery stenting vary considerably in rates of in-hospital stroke or death, according to a study published in JACC:...
Karam Moon, M.D., winner of the DePuy Synthes Cerebrovascular Section Resident/Fellow Award, presented his research, The Myth of Restenosis after Carotid...
enroute carotid stent
Silk Road Medical Inc. announced the company received U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for its Enroute transcarotid neuroprotection...
carotid artery stenting, F-EPD, P-EPD, ACC, embolic protection devices
A study published in JACC: Cardiovascular Interventions showed that in-hospital and 30-day stroke or death rates were equally low with either a distal filter...
enroute carotid stent
The Enroute transcarotid neuroprotection system (NPS) from Silk Road Medical Inc. is used to directly access the common carotid artery and
Invatec's Mo.Ma Ultra Proximal Cerebral Protection Device is used during carotid artery stenting (CAS) to reduce and capture debris...
The GORE Flow Reversal System minimizes the risk of emboli reaching the brain during carotid artery stenting (CAS). The neuroprotection...

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carotid artery stenting, outcomes, JACC, Beau Hawkins, Robert Yeh, CARE Registry
Hospitals performing carotid artery stenting vary considerably in rates of in-hospital stroke or death, according to a study published in JACC:...
VIVA, VIVA Physicians, Peripheral, Carotid Artery Device, clinical trial results
Viva Physicians, a not-for-profit organization in the field of vascular medicine and intervention, announce clinical trial results and other new happenings at...
Strokes kill nearly 130,000 Americans every year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Because approximately 30 percent of strokes are...
InspireMD Inc. has enrolled the first patient into the CARENET (CARotid Embolic protection study using microNET) multi-center European clinical trial for...

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