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.

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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...

News | April 23, 2014

April 23, 2014 — Interim results from The Chocolate Bar Registry conducted in the United States demonstrate that use...

IN.PACT Drug-eluting Balloon Angioplasty IN.PACT SFA Clinical Trial
News | April 16, 2014

April 16, 2014 — Patients with peripheral artery disease in the upper leg experienced significantly better outcomes...

Drug-eluting Balloon Angioplasty Clinical Study Trial Diabetes Restenosis
News | March 06, 2014

March 6, 2014 — Despite good immediate results, in up to 40 percent of patients, obstructed arteries in the leg...

News | March 03, 2014

March 3, 2014 — Biotronik announced the release of its Passeo-18 Lux...

Cordis Trieme Chocolate PTA Balloon Catheter Peripheral Artery Disease PAD
News | February 28, 2014

February 28, 2014 — Cordis Corp. announced an agreement with TriReme Medical Inc. that grants the company exclusive...

Bard Drug Coated Balloon Below the Knee Clinical Trial Peripheral Artery Disease
News | January 28, 2014
January 30, 2014 — Experts presented six-month LEVANT 2...
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Feature | January 03, 2014 | Dave Fornell
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News | December 23, 2013
December 23, 2013 — Intact Vascular Inc., a developer of medical devices for minimally invasive peripheral vascular...
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News | November 14, 2013
November 14, 2013 — AngioScore, Inc., a developer of angioplasty...
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