Stent Grafts

Cook Medical, FDA approval, Zenith Alpha Thoracic Endovascular Graft

Zenith Alpha Thoracic Endovascular Graft image courtesy of Cook Medical

News | Stent Grafts | September 18, 2015
September 18, 2015 —Cook Medical has received premarket approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for...
Stent graft, computational fluid dynamics, CFD, stent engineering

In this vector velocity model, brighter colors indicate blood flow acceleration as it passes through a bifurcation. Computation fluid dynamic modeling provides insight on blood flow through and near the walls of the stent graft. Image courtesy of Sanford Health

News | Cath Lab | August 27, 2015
August 27, 2015 — The use of computational fluid dynamics (CFD) modeling has been used for years to better engineer...
Lombard Medical, acquires, Altura Medical, AAA, endovascular aneurysm repair, EVAR, endovascular stent graft
News | Stent Grafts | August 19, 2015
August 19, 2015 — Lombard Medical Inc. a medical device company focused on...
Medtronic, Endurant Evo AAA, stent graft system, first European cases
News | Stent Grafts | August 13, 2015
August 13, 2015 — Medtronic plc announced that the first two European patient cases with the Endurant Evo AAA...
Aptus Endosystems, Medtronic, acquisition, Heli-FX, Thoracic EndoAnchor, EVAR

Heli-FX image courtesy of Aptus Endosystems

News | Endovascular Aortic Repair | July 02, 2015
July 2, 2015 - Medtronic plc announced it has acquired the assets of Aptus Endosystems Inc., a privately held medical...
Children's Hospital of Michigan, Ariana Smith, aortic aneurysm, 3-D printing
Feature | April 02, 2015
April 2, 2015 — Seventeen-year-old Ariana Smith recently became the first patient at the Children's Hospital of...
St. Vincent Heart Center, Nellix EVAS, Indiana, aneurysm repair, stent graft

Image courtesy of Endologix Inc.

News | March 12, 2015
March 12, 2015 — St.Vincent Heart Center is first in Indiana and second in the nation to participate in a clinical...
Gore Medical, Gore Viabahn Endoprosthesis, CE Mark, stent grafts
News | January 09, 2015
January 9, 2015 — W. L. Gore & Associates Inc. announced that the Gore Viabahn Endoprosthesis has received CE Mark...
Vital Images Inc., AAA, fenestrated stents, endovascular stent planning, Vitrea

Image courtesy of Vital Images Inc.

Technology | December 23, 2014
December 23, 2014 — Vital Images Inc. received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for...
Endurant IIs, stent graft system, abdominal aortic aneurysm, AAA

Photo courtesy of Medtronic Inc.

Technology | December 10, 2014
December 10, 2014 — Medtronic Inc. announced the launch in Europe and the United States of the Endurant IIs AAA stent...
Aortic Aneurysm, stent graft, Gore Excluder
News | November 18, 2014
November 18, 2014 — Pierre Galvagni Silveira, M.D., Ph.D., from the Federal University of Santa Catarina in...
News | November 17, 2014
November 17, 2014 — VIVA Physicians, a not-for-profit organization in the field of vascular medicine and intervention,...
News | October 22, 2014
October 22, 2014 — Lombard Medical Inc., a medical device company focused on endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) of...
W.L. Gore FDA Approval Gore Viabahn Endoprosthesis
Technology | October 03, 2014
October 3, 2014 — W. L. Gore & Associates Inc. announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has...
News | September 15, 2014
September 15, 2014 — A new minimally invasive surgery involving a stent graft made from a 3-D image of the patient’s...
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