Embolic Protection Devices

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for embolic protection systems to prevent emboli from flowing down stream (distally) in arteries due to interventional or TAVR procedures. 

News | November 01, 2011

November 1, 2011 – Claret Medical Inc. said its Montage System has received CE mark approval as the world's first...

News | September 09, 2011

September 9, 2011 — Angioslide Ltd. announced the first procedures with its new 5 x 300 mm Proteus device for...

Feature | July 14, 2011 | Dave Fornell

Carotid stenting is a more complex and challenging procedure than coronaries or peripheral vessels. Carotid stenting...

News | April 06, 2011

April 6, 2011 – Development of a novel embolic protection device designed for use during transcatheter aortic valve...

News | March 14, 2011

March 14, 2011 – Expanding its transcatheter valve accessories with the addition of an aortic embolic protection...

News | December 17, 2010

December 17, 2010 – Meta analysis data delivered at the Innovations in Interventional Cardiology 2010...

News | November 23, 2010

November 23, 2010 – A device for peripheral transluminal angioplasty (PTA) and for capturing and containing...

News | September 28, 2010

September 28, 2010 – A new multinational trial will examine the effectiveness of embolic protection mesh...

News | September 17, 2010

September 17, 2010 - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) cleared the first device that combines an angioplasty...

News | August 09, 2010

August 9, 2010 – According to Millennium Research Group (MRG), a medical technology market research company, Invatec...

News | July 15, 2010

July 15, 2010 – The first patient has enrolled in the Retrieve 2 U.S. trial, which will evaluate the safety...

News | June 02, 2010

June 2, 2010 – Covidien announced yesterday it is purchasing ev3 Inc. for $2.6 billion to expand its percutaneous...

News | May 20, 2010

May 20, 2010 – An aortic embolic protection device, which acts as a protective shield to reduce the...

Abbotts RX Accunet Embolic Protection Filter

Feature | March 11, 2010 | Dave Fornell

Interventional procedures such as stenting and atherectomy knock loose plaque, causing complications...

Technology | February 02, 2010

The ACCUNET embolic protection system is designed to provide excellent capture capabilities and easy filter...

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