Catheters

Technology | May 20, 2010
May 20, 2010 – A fractional flow reserve (FFR) guide wire gained U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance and...
Technology | May 19, 2010
May 19, 2010 – Three distinct lumens in a new line of peripherally inserted central catheters (PICCs) increase...
Technology | April 22, 2010
April 22, 2010 – Instead of using a conventional spring coil design, a new guidewire uses a micro-cut nitinol sleeve...
Technology | April 13, 2010
April 13, 2010 – A catheter designed to deliver embolic materials and radiopaque media to selected sites in visceral...
Technology | March 24, 2010
The GuideLiner catheter is a coaxial “mother and child” guide extension using a rapid exchange system that provides...
Technology | March 24, 2010
A new and improved design of the original Gopher catheter, the Gopher Gold is designed for use when treating coronary...
Technology | February 01, 2010
February 1, 2010 – The FDA granted market clearance for the PICC WAND introducer catheter, which enables clinicians to...

EkoSonic catheter helps speed thrombolysis with ultrasound waves.

News | January 15, 2010
January 15, 2010 – A Dutch multicenter trial (DUET) is comparing ultrasound (US) accelerated catheter-directed...

The CrossBoss and Stingray CTO catheters.

News | November 24, 2009
November 24, 2009 – European CE mark clearance was granted this week for BridgePoint Medical’s coronary and...

Biosense Webster's ThermoCool ablation catheter.

Feature | November 10, 2009 | By Alfred Pechisker, M.Sc, and Kamran Zamanian Ph.D., iData Research Inc.
The incidence of cardiac arrhythmia is expected to increase significantly with an aging U.S. population and rising...
Technology | November 10, 2009
November 10, 2009 – Onset Medical Corp. today said it received U.S. FDA 510(k) marketing clearance for its SoloPath...
News | November 06, 2009
November 6, 2009 — Stereotaxis received notice this week that its Celsius RMT ThermoCool catheter received CE mark...
Technology | October 22, 2009
October 22, 2009 – FlowCardia Inc. yesterday began its U.S. launch of the over the wire (OTW) delivery platform for the...
News | October 08, 2009
October 8, 2009 – Boston Scientific Corp. this week announced its exclusive sponsorship and first enrollments of the...
News | October 07, 2009
October 7, 2009 – FlowCardia Inc. this week launched the FlowMate Injector, which dramatically simplifies central lumen...