Atherectomy Devices

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for atherectomy systems used in peripheral or coronary arteries to debulk lesions and vessel preparation prior to angioiplasty or stenting.

Technology | November 05, 2014
Nov. 5, 2014 — Food and Drug Administration gave 510(k) clearance for the HawkOne directional atherectomy system. The...
News | October 30, 2014
October 30, 2014 — Cardiovascular Systems Inc. announced that the first seven patients in Japan have been enrolled in...
Feature | September 26, 2014
September 26, 2014 — The first large prospective study to examine the effectiveness of laser atherectomy in the...
Covidien TurboHawk Clinical Study Directional Atherectomy Effective PAD Therapy
Feature | September 08, 2014
September 8, 2014 — Directional atherectomy is safe and effective as a frontline therapy for the treatment of...
Feature | August 28, 2014
August 28, 2014 — Directional atherectomy is safe and effective as a frontline therapy for the treatment of peripheral...
News | August 19, 2014
Cardiovascular Systems is recalling certain lots of the Diamondback 360 Peripheral Orbital Atherectomy System, because...
News | July 18, 2014
July 18, 2014 — Avinger announced that John Pigott, M.D., of Jobst Vascular Institute, Toledo, Ohio, enrolled the first...
News | June 12, 2014
June 12, 2014 — Cardiovascular Systems Inc. (CSI) announced that the first patient has been enrolled in its Coronary...
Feature | June 09, 2014
June 9, 2014 — After one year, patients treated with orbital atherectomy, a procedure to sand away calcium in the...
Feature | May 16, 2014
May 16, 2014 — In a move to expand significantly its portfolio of solutions for peripheral interventions, Boston...
Late-Breaking Trials SCAI May 2014
News | May 02, 2014
May 2, 2014 — The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) announced the late-breaking clinic al...
News | April 21, 2014
April 21, 2014 — Treatment options for high-risk heart patients with severely calcified coronary artery disease (CAD)...
Technology | March 11, 2014
  March 11, 2014 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) cleared Cardiovascular Systems Inc.’s Diamondback 360 60...
Spectranetics Excite ISR Atherectomy Systems Cath Lab Clinical Trial Study
News | March 07, 2014
March 7, 2014 — The Spectranetics Corp. announced that the Excite ISR trial achieved the statistical endpoints of the...
AngioDynamics AngioVac Atherectomy Systems Cath Lab Thrombectomy Devices
News | February 03, 2014
February 3, 2014 — Instead of making a chest incision for open heart surgery, cardiovascular surgeons can now use a new...