Technology

Boston Scientific's Carotid WALLSTENT Endoprosthesis is designed for the treatment of patients with carotid artery disease who are at high risk for surgery.

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Cardiac Science launched the new Quinton Q-Stress 4.0, the ninth generation of its diagnostic stress testing technology widely known for dependability and clinical accuracy.

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Vascular Solutions' Jiffy Wire, an 80 cm 0.035-inch specialty guide wire, was launched in July 2008 and was featured at TCT 2008.

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The Mynx Vascular Closure Device (VCD) by AccessClosure Inc....

Accumetrics will feature its VerifyNow System at TCT 2008, including its comprehensive suite of assays so physicians can assess their patient’s response to antiplatelet therapy in five minutes or less...

IDev Technologies’ SUPERA interwoven nitinol self-expanding stent is designed for palliative treatment of malignant strictures in the biliary tree.

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Vascular Solutions will partner with Radius Medical Technologies for the U.S....

Spectranetics Corp. recently announced the availability of its LLD EZ Lead Locking Device (LLD) for the removal of nonfunctional or infected pacing and defibrillation leads....

Cook Medical recently launched the EVOLUTION-Shortie Mechanical Dilator Sheath Set, a tool for venous entry during cardiac lead extraction procedures, an extension of the company’s EVOLUTION mechanica...

The Spectranetics Laser Sheath (SLS II) system uses for removal of cardiac leads....

Cook Medical said its EVOLUTION Mechanical Dilator Sheath is less invasive, more intuitive and about half the cost of laser-powered sheaths used for pacemaker or ICD lead extraction.

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