Stents, Peripheral

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Abbott’s Supera Peripheral Stent System to treat people with blocked blood vessels in the upper leg caused by peripheral artery disease (PAD).

Expanding its role in the treatment of peripheral artery disease in the United States, Medtronic Inc. announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the Complete SE (self-expanding) vascular stent for use in the...

Cook Medical is again shipping its Zilver PTX drug-eluting peripheral stent to medical centers in the United States, Japan, Europe and other major markets. The shipments follow a brief period of unavailability due to a voluntary recall by Coo...

Cook Medical Zilver PTX Drug Eluting Peripheral Stent Clinical Study China
Cook Medical has enrolled the first patient in the clinical study in China of its Zilver PTX Drug Eluting Peripheral Stent. The case was performed by one of...
August 28, 2014 — Renal artery stenting to open blockages in the kidney arteries may benefit patients who have historically been excluded from modern clinical...
Biotronik Enrollment Completion SFA Arm BIOFLEX-I Study Pulsar-18 4-French
Biotronik announced the completion of patient enrollment in the superficial femoral artery (SFA) arm of its BIOFLEX-I clinical trial, an U.S. Food and Drug...
FDA Abbott Supera Self-Expanding Stent Peripheral Artery Disease
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Abbott’s Supera Peripheral Stent System to treat people with blocked blood vessels in the upper leg caused...
PAD Treatment Devices Stent Peripheral Cordis Corp. S.M.A.R.T., SMART, SFA stent
Cordis Corporation's  S.M.A.R.T. Control Vascular Stent Systems are designed for use in the superficial femoral artery (SFA) and/or
Cook Medical’s Zilver PTX drug-eluting peripheral stent is the first device of its kind on several fronts to go before FDA review...
The Abbott Omnilink Elite Vascular Balloon-Expandable Stent System is indicated for the treatment of iliac artery lesions with...
Boston Scientific's Epic Vascular Self-Expanding Stent System is designed to open blocked arteries in patients with iliac artery stenosis,...

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August 28, 2014 — Renal artery stenting to open blockages in the kidney arteries may benefit patients who have historically been excluded from modern clinical...
August 28, 2013 — Effective Oct. 1, Cook Medical’s Zilver PTX drug-eluting peripheral stent qualifies for new-technology add-on payments under Medicare’s...
January 16, 2013 — Just weeks after the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Cook Medical’s Zilver PTX drug-eluting peripheral stent,...
Cook, Zilver PTX, stent
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted market clearance for Cook Medical’s Zilver PTX drug-eluting peripheral stent. It is the first device...

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