Stents

electronic stent, bioresorbable electronic stent

With the recent innovation of flexible microelectronic sensor circuits that can be made from bioresorbable materials, it is now possible to create “electronic stents” to monitor a treated lesion site inside a patient’s artery. A Korean-led team re...

Privately-held company Arterial Remodeling Technologies (ART) announced CE Mark clearance for its next-generation drug-free, pure bioresorbable scaffold used to treat coronary artery disease. The CE Mark was achieved following the completion of ex...

Abbott announced that it has received CE Mark for the latest advancement of its Absorb stent system, called Absorb GT1. Absorb GT1 combines a fully dissolving stent with a next-generation delivery catheter to help doctors treat people with heart d...

BEST trial, ACC.15,

Despite the advent of a new generation of stents, patients with multiple narrowed arteries in the heart who received coronary artery bypass grafting fared better than those whose arteries were opened with balloon angioplasty and stents in a study...

InspireMD, CGuard, PARADIGM study, EuroPCR 2015, Musialek
InspireMD Inc. announced that its CGuard embolic prevention system reported positive results in the PARADIGM study at the EuroPCR conference, May 22 in Paris....
Stentys, Xposition S, CE Mark, EuroPCR
Stentys announced in April that it received CE Marking for its new Self-Apposing stent system ahead of plan. The designation will allow the company to...
Karam Moon, M.D., winner of the DePuy Synthes Cerebrovascular Section Resident/Fellow Award, presented his research, The Myth of Restenosis after Carotid...
Xposition S, Stentys, SETUP trial, results, EuroPCR, EuroIntervention
Stentys announced that the findings of the first Xposition clinical experience, as part of the SETUP trial, were presented at the EuroPCR conference in May....
enroute carotid stent
The Enroute transcarotid neuroprotection system (NPS) from Silk Road Medical Inc. is used to directly access the common carotid artery and
The Abbott family of Xience everolimus-eluting coronary stents—including the Xience V, Xience nano, Xience Prime, Xience Xpedition, and...
MicroVention Inc.’s Low-Profile Visualized Intraluminal Support Device (LVIS and LVIS Jr.) is a stent and delivery system used to...

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electronic stents, bioresorbable electronic stent, BES
With the recent innovation of flexible microelectronic sensor circuits that can be made from bioresorbable materials, it is now possible to create “electronic...
ART, PBS, pure bioresorbable scaffold, CE Mark
Privately-held company Arterial Remodeling Technologies (ART) announced CE Mark clearance for its next-generation drug-free, pure bioresorbable scaffold used...
BEST Trial
Despite the advent of a new generation of stents, patients with multiple narrowed arteries in the heart who received coronary artery bypass grafting fared...
Medtronic, Drug Filled Stent, clinical trial, ACC
Medtronic plc unveiled the preclinical outcomes of its novel Drug-Filled Stent (DFS) at the 64th Annual Scientific Session of the American College of...

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