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...

Aptus Endosystems, Medtronic, acquisition, Heli-FX, Thoracic EndoAnchor, EVAR
Medtronic plc announced it has acquired the assets of Aptus Endosystems Inc., a privately held medical device company focused on developing...
Children's Hospital of Michigan, Ariana Smith, aortic aneurysm, 3-D printing
Seventeen-year-old Ariana Smith recently became the first patient at the Children's Hospital of Michigan, and the first in Michigan, to benefit from a...
St. Vincent Heart Center, Nellix EVAS, Indiana, aneurysm repair, stent graft
St.Vincent Heart Center is first in Indiana and second in the nation to participate in a clinical study for the Nellix EndoVascular Aneurysm Sealing System (...
Gore Medical, Gore Viabahn Endoprosthesis, CE Mark, stent grafts
W. L. Gore & Associates Inc. announced that the Gore Viabahn Endoprosthesis has received CE Mark approval to improve blood flow in...
Vital Images Inc., AAA, fenestrated stents, endovascular stent planning, Vitrea
Vital Images Inc.'s Endovascular Stent Planning (EVSP) application for Vitrea version 6.7 features a Fenestated Stent Planning workflow for
The Endurant IIs stent graft from Medtronic Inc. is a bifurcated component for the Endurant stent graft system that leverages the design of...
The Gore Viabahn Endoprosthesis for interventional treatment of in-stent restenosis in the superficial femoral artery (SFA) is now...
Simbionix training solutions for endovascular training, The ANGIO Mentor family of products, provide simulation platforms on which...

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Children's Hospital of Michigan, Ariana Smith, aortic aneurysm, 3-D printing
Seventeen-year-old Ariana Smith recently became the first patient at the Children's Hospital of Michigan, and the first in Michigan, to benefit from a...
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...

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Here are a few observations on cardiovascular ultrasound advances I made while attending the 2015...
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The latest advances in cardiovascular echocardiography will be presented at the 2015 American...
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Centricity, webinar, ZFV, ZFP, viewer, remote viewing system, enterprise
Healthcare organizations are demanding more capabilities for image viewers accessed by clinicians. Zero footprint (ZFP) viewers provide imaging tools from...
The webinar "State of the Art in MRI Pediatric Brain Perfusion Imaging" educates participants about the state of the art clinical and emerging translational...
This webinar discusses why contemporary adult cardiac interventions require significant ionizing radiation with potential health risks to both the patient and...