Drug-Eluting Balloons

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for drug coated balloons, also referred to as drug-eluting balloons. These are used to treat peripheral and coronary artery lesions and restenosis.

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News | February 13, 2015

February 13, 2015 — Boston Scientific and C. R. Bard announced a deal where Boston Scientific will distribute the...

Medtronic, In.Pact Admiral DCB, PAD, U.S. launch, drug-coated balloon
News | February 06, 2015

February 6, 2015 — United States hospitals began using a new medical device from Medtronic plc  called the In.Pact...

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The Bard Lutonix drug-eluting balloon was cleared by the FDA last November.

Feature | January 30, 2015

January 30, 2015 — ECRI Institute has created a report that offers an overview of...

News | January 09, 2015

January 9, 2015 — Covidien announced it has received CE Mark approval for its Stellarex...

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Technology | January 05, 2015
January 5, 2015 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared Medtronic’s In.Pact Admiral drug-coated...
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News | December 29, 2014

December 29, 2014 — The results of a study published online and in Circulation indicate that a medical device from...

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News | December 26, 2014

December 26, 2014 — The results of a landmark study published this month in Circulation indicate that a device from...

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News | December 19, 2014

December 19, 2014 — Cardionovum GmbH announced that it has initiated a 150-patient clinical study of its novel...

News | November 14, 2014

Nov. 14, 2014 — Covidien releases 12-month results of the DEFINITIVE AR...

News | November 13, 2014

Nov. 13, 2014 — Optimizing the treatment of coronary artery disease with a new foundation for future stent...

Feature | November 10, 2014

Nov. 10, 2014 — For the treatment of ...

News | October 31, 2014

October 31, 2014 — Metro Health (Michigan) cardiovascular specialist Jihad Mustapha, M.D., is one of the first...

News | October 29, 2014

October 29, 2014 — Restenosis, the recurrence of narrowing of the arteries after stenting, is a common risk of this...

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News | October 14, 2014

October 14, 2014 — Presented for the first time at the 2014 Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT)...

FDA Clears Lutonix 035 Drug Coated Balloon C.R. Bard Inc.
Technology | October 13, 2014

October 13, 2014 — C. R. Bard Inc. announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of the Lutonix 035...

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