Stent Grafts

Gore, DrySeal Flex Introducer Sheath, endovascular repair, EVAR
Technology | Vascular Access | August 30, 2016
August 30, 2016 — W. L. Gore & Associates Inc. (Gore) announced the commercial availability of the Gore DrySeal...
News | Stent Grafts | August 19, 2016
August 19, 2016 — Endologix Inc. announced the first two patients with abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA) have been...
bioabsorbable vascular graft, children, feasibility study, Bakoulev Center Moscow, AATS 2016 meeting

Image courtesy of Bakoulev Scientific Center for Cardiovascular Surgery

News | Stent Grafts | May 18, 2016
May 18, 2016 — Bioabsorbable heart valves or blood vessels are designed to harness the body’s innate healing process,...
Gore Medical, Excluder Iliac Branch Endoprosthesis, FDA approval

Image courtesy of Gore Medical

Technology | Stent Grafts | March 07, 2016
March 7, 2016 — At the Houston Aortic Symposium, W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc. (Gore) announced the U.S. Food and...
Gore, Viabahn Endoprosthesis with heparin bioactive surface, new 7.5 cm length
Technology | Stent Grafts | March 04, 2016
March 4, 2016 — W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore) announced the availability of a new 7.5 cm length of the Gore...
Cook Medical Zenith Alpha Thoracic Endovascular Graft, first U.S. patient, Cleveland Clinic
News | Stent Grafts | January 28, 2016
January 28, 2016 — In November, following the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval of Cook Medical’s Zenith Alpha...
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...
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