Balloon Catheter

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for angioplasty balloon catheters (PTA). In addition to POBA, this section includes news about valvuloplasty balloons and specialty cutting balloon.

News | November 04, 2014

November 4, 2014 — Shockwave Medical announced that the company will present clinical results from DISRUPT PAD, a...

News | October 31, 2014

October 31, 2014 — Metro Health (Michigan) cardiovascular specialist Jihad Mustapha, M.D., is one of the first...

News | October 29, 2014

October 29, 2014 — Restenosis, the recurrence of narrowing of the arteries after stenting, is a common risk of this...

Medtronic IN.PACT Admiral Drug Coated Balloon Peripheral Artery Disease Treatmen
News | October 14, 2014

October 14, 2014 — Presented for the first time at the 2014 Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT)...

FDA Clears Lutonix 035 Drug Coated Balloon C.R. Bard Inc.
Technology | October 13, 2014

October 13, 2014 — C. R. Bard Inc. announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of the Lutonix 035...

Feature | September 26, 2014
September 26, 2014 — A new clinical trial comparing the use of everolimus-eluting stents (EES) and drug-eluting...
Technology | September 11, 2014

September 11, 2014 — Medtronic announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance and launch of...

Technology | August 12, 2014

August 12, 2014 — Teleflex Inc.’s subsidiary Hotspur Technologies Inc. received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (...

Boston Scientific Corp. CE mark Ranger Ranger Paclitaxel-coated PTA Balloon Cath
Feature | July 28, 2014

July 28, 2014 — Boston Scientific Corp. received CE mark for the Ranger Paclitaxel-coated PTA...

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News | July 25, 2014
July 25, 2014 -- Continuing to advance the development of innovative treatment options for coronary artery disease,...
Technology | July 11, 2014

July 11, 2014 — Cordis Corp. announced the launch of its Saber PTA (percutaneous transluminal angioplasty)...

FDA Recommendation Lutonix Drug Coated Balloon Catheter
Feature | June 16, 2014

June 16, 2014 — C. R. Bard Inc. announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) Circulatory System...

News | June 03, 2014

June 3, 2014 — Medtronic Inc. announced CE mark and launch of the NC Euphora noncompliant balloon dilatation...

Feature | May 23, 2014

May 23, 2014 — The first drug-eluting...

News | May 14, 2014

May 14, 2014 — OrbusNeich announced the launch of the Sapphire II NC coronary dilatation catheter, a non-compliant...

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