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, 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...
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...
Stenting Safe Effective Long-term Stroke Prevention
Using stents to keep neck arteries open is just as effective as invasive neck surgery for long-term prevention of fatal and disabling strokes, reports an...
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has determined that clinical sites that wish to participate in the newly announced CREST-2 carotid...
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...
Boston Scientific's Carotid WALLSTENT Endoprosthesis is designed for the treatment of patients with carotid artery disease who are at high...

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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...
Carotid Stent Clinical Study Abbott Cordis National Cardiovascular Data Registry
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....

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