Catheters

TVA Medical Receives CE Mark for Next-Generation EverlinQ 4 EndoAVF System
News | Vascular Access | October 04, 2017
October 4, 2017 — TVA Medical Inc. announced that its everlinQ 4 endoAVF System has received CE Mark in the European...
Reflow Medical's Wingman Crossing Catheter Receives FDA Clearance for Coronary Indication
News | Catheters | October 02, 2017
October 2, 2017 — Reflow Medical Inc. announced that the company has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and...
Roxwood Medical Announces Agreement With Abbott for U.S. Product Distribution
News | Catheters | August 09, 2017
August 9, 2017 — Roxwood Medical Inc. recently announced it has entered into an exclusive agreement with Abbott for...
Philips Announces Relaunch of Pioneer Plus IVUS-Guided Catheter
News | Chronic Total Occlusion (CTO) | June 28, 2017
June 28, 2017 — Royal Philips recently announced the relaunch of its Pioneer Plus catheter, the first and only re-entry...
The Vascular Solutions Venture catheters were recalled due to tip separation
News | Cath Lab | June 22, 2017
June 22, 2017 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has identified Vascular Solutions’ recent recall of its...
Teleflex, FDA 510k clearance, TrapLiner Catheter, U.S. launch
Technology | Catheters | March 02, 2017
March 2, 2017 — Teleflex Inc. has announced 510(k) clearance by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and U.S....
Technology | Radial Access | February 17, 2017
February 17, 2017 — Medtronic plc announced that its coronary portfolio will now include the DxTerity Diagnostic...
Mercator MedSystems, DANCE trial data, ISET, LINC, Bullfrog Micro-Infusion Device
News | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | February 15, 2017
February 15, 2017 — Mercator MedSystems announced that the national co-principal investigators of the company’s DANCE...
Videos | Guidewires | November 18, 2016
A discussion with guidewire expert Dimitri Karmpaliotis, M.D., Ph.D., FACC, about the basics of interventional...
Merit Medical Systems, SwiftNINJA Steerable Microcatheter, FDA 510(k) clearance
Technology | Catheters | November 09, 2016
November 9, 2016 — Merit Medical Systems Inc. announced that it has received 510(k) clearance for the SwiftNINJA...
recall, alligator retrieval device, X-Celerator hydrophilic guidewire, UltraFlow flow directed micro catheters, Marathon flow directed micro catheters
News | Cath Lab | October 18, 2016
October 18, 2016 — Medtronic plc announced last week that it has notified customers of a voluntary recall of certain...
Terumo Finecross guidewire illustrates some of the basics of guide wire technology

An illustration of Terumo's Finecross guidewire crossing a tight lesion. 

Feature | Guidewires | October 12, 2016 | Dave Fornell
While guidewires are a key tool used by all interventionalists in the cath lab, most operators do not have a deep...
Medtronic, FDA clearance, TrailBlazer peripheral angled support catheter, PAD, peripheral artery disease
Technology | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | October 12, 2016
October 12, 2016 — Medtronic plc announced recently that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the...
Vascular solutions, twin pass catheter, recall
News | Cath Lab | October 05, 2016
October 5, 2016 — Vascular Solutions Inc. initiated a nationwide recall of its Twin-Pass Dual Access catheters used in...
Mercator, Bullfrog Micro-infusion Device, below-the-knee, critical limb ischemia, CLI, LIMBO-ATX trial, first patients enrolled
News | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | August 10, 2016
August 10, 2016 — Mercator MedSystems Inc. announced the enrollment of the first critical limb ischemia (CLI) patients...