Stent Grafts

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...
Feature | July 15, 2014
July 15 2014 — Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have documented the safety...
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