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.

An example of GE Healthcare's XD Clear true 3-D echo visualization software. The images are seen in actual 3-D with use of a pair of glasses, and depth perception is enhanced with the use of false lighting and shadowing.

Feature | January 20, 2014 | Dave Fornell
The Cardiovascular Research Foundation’s Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) 2013 offers many new insights...
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News | December 10, 2013
December 10, 2013 — Interventional cardiologists at Mount Sinai Hospital are the first in the world to use a newly U.S...
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Technology | November 07, 2013
November 7, 2013 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Cardiovascular Systems Inc.’s Diamondback 360...
Technology | October 23, 2013
October 23, 2013 — Cardiovascular Systems Inc. (CSI) announced that it has received premarket approval (PMA) from the U...
News | October 22, 2013

October 22, 2013 — AtheroMed, a developer of catheter technologies for...

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News | October 15, 2013
October 15, 2013 — Covidien released positive final results from its Durability II study and promising preliminary data...

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News | September 03, 2013

September 3, 2013 — Avinger Inc. has received CE Mark approval for Pantheris – a system that combines directional...

Technology | August 29, 2013

August 29, 2013 — Bayer HealthCare announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared two new...

News | June 20, 2013

June 20, 2013 — Cardiovascular Systems Inc. (CSI) announced that the first patient has been enrolled in its post-...

Feature | May 29, 2013

May 29, 2013 — Cardiovascular Systems Inc. (CSI) has presented 30-day results from its ORBIT II...

News | March 07, 2013

March 7, 2013 — Cardiovascular Systems Inc. (CSI) presented three-year data from its ORBIT I feasibility study of...

Feature | January 31, 2013

January 31, 2013 — Cardiovascular Systems Inc. (CSI) announced CONFIRM study series data presented at the 2013...

Spectranetics Peripheral Artery Disease Laser Atherectomy
Feature | January 24, 2013

January 24, 2013 — The Spectranetics Corporation announced final results from the PATENT (Photo-Ablation using the...

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News | January 16, 2013

January 16, 2013 — Covidien announced the completion of enrollment in its DEFINITIVE AR (anti-restenosis)...

Covidien DEFINITIVE LE Study Peripheral Artery Disease
Technology | October 26, 2012

October 26, 2012 — Covidien announced final 12-month results from its DEFINITIVE LE (Determination of Effectiveness...

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