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Reva Medical ReZolve2 Bioresorbable Scaffold Stent Clinical Trial

An implant of the ReZolve2 bioresorbable scaffold was transmitted live via satellite at the Transcatheter...

Carotid Stent Clinical Study Abbott Cordis National Cardiovascular Data Registry

The three most common systems to place stents in blocked carotid arteries of the neck have similarly low rates of...

Elixir Medical DESolve Bioresorbable Coronary Scaffold System Stents

The first commercial implant of Elixir Medical’s CE Mark-approved DESolve Novolimus Eluting Coronary Scaffold was performed in Germany. Elixir’s fully ...

cath lab stents bioresorbable amaranth fortitude scaffold

Amaranth Medical announced the closing of an equity investment by Boston Scientific Corp.

stentys self-apposing stent clinical trial study TCT 2013 cath lab

Stentys, developer of the world's first self-apposing stent to treat acute myocardial infarction (AMI), announced...

ACC, iPad cardiology apps

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balloon catheters peripheral artery disease intact vascular tack-it

Intact Vascular Inc., a developer of medical devices for minimally invasive peripheral vascular procedures, announced the start of enrollment in the Tack Optimized ...

cath lab stents carotid stroke treament trial study balloon john hopkin

Johns Hopkins Hospital surgeons say skipping one commonly taken step during a routine procedure to insert a wire mesh stent into a partially blocked carotid artery appears to prevent patients from...

cath lab stents drug eluting boston scientific promus premier

Boston Scientific Corporation has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for the Promus Premier Everolimus-Eluting Platinum Chromium Coronary Stent System, the company's durable...

renal stenting

The use of renal stenting in combination with medication-based therapy to treat hypertension showed no improvement in patient outcomes over the use of medications alone in treating hypertension....

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InspireMD Inc., a developer of embolic protection stents, announced 12-month results from the MGuard for Acute ST Elevation Reperfusion (MASTER) ...

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Biotronik announced that the PK Papyrus covered coronary stent system has received CE mark for the treatment of...

stents peripheral clinical triady study S.M.A.R.T. nitinol stent cordis

Researchers at Saint Luke’s Mid America Heart Institute led a study that showed marked, long-term improvement...

stents bioresorbable cath lab intravascular imaging clinical trial study abbott

The Cardiovascular Research Foundation (CRF) and the Uppsala Clinical Research Center (UCR) of Uppsala, Sweden announced the initiation of the Providing Regional Observations to Study Predictors...

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Corindus Vascular Robotics, a provider of precision medical robotics, announced the launch of its CorPath One Stent Program.

A new study demonstrated that some patients may not need to receive prolonged anti-clotting therapy after drug-...

tryton stent, bifurcation stenting

clinical trial designed to measure the effectiveness of using a dedicated side branch-covering bare metal...

Promus Element, Boston Scientific, Promus Element stent, drug-eluting stent

In the first head-to-head randomized controlled trial of third-generation durable-polymer drug-eluting stents for the treatment of coronary artery disease in an all-comers patient population, the...

A new study showed that a conservative approach to revascularization for patients with intermediate coronary...