Stent Grafts

July 15 2014 — Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have documented the safety benefits of aortic stent grafts inserted during minimally invasive surgery to repair abdominal aortic aneurysms in a study publishe...

July 15 2014 — Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have documented the safety benefits of aortic stent grafts inserted...
Medtronic Valiant Captiva Thoracic Stent Graft Total Support Catheter US Market
Continuing to expand its portfolio of endovascular solutions, Medtronic Inc. announced that two recently U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved...
Simbionix ANGIO Mentor Flex Endovascular Training
As more endovascular medical programs adapt simulation as an essential part of their training curriculum, there is a constant and consistent need for updated...
Gore Tag Thoracic Branch Endoprosthesis LSA Feasibility Study Clinical Trial
W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore) announced that Himanshu Patel, M.D. and David Williams, M.D. at The University of Michigan enrolled the first patient in the...
Simbionix ANGIO Mentor Flex Endovascular Training
Simbionix training solutions for endovascular training, The ANGIO Mentor family of products, provide simulation platforms on which
Medtronic Inc.’s Valiant Captivia Thoracic Stent Graft System treats type B aortic dissections. Indicated for a variety of thoracic...
Aptus Endosystems Inc.'s 28 mm enhances treatment of wide neck abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA).  The Heli-FX system can be used...
TriVascular Inc.'s Ovation Abdominal Stent Graft System is for the treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA). Delivered through a 14...

Articles

July 15 2014 — Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have documented the safety benefits of aortic stent grafts inserted...
Patients with ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA) are more than twice as likely to survive if they have minimally invasive repair than if they...
March 26, 2010 – When actor John Ritter died suddenly in 2003 from a tear in his thoracic aorta, the tragedy brought attention to a rare but deadly condition...
Endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) using transcatheter-deployed stent grafts has grown significantly in the past 10 years. While surgeons traditionally...

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