Endovascular Aortic Repair

Endovascular aortic repair (EVAR) in a transcatheter method to repair abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA) and thoracic endovascular aortic aneurysm repair (TEVAR). The procedure usually involves placement of self-expanding,covered stent grafts to close off the aneurysm and prevent further aortic leaks. This can be used instead of open vascular surgery. EVAR today accounts for the majority of aortic aneurysm repairs compared to surgery.

BIOTRONIK’s PK Papyrus covered coronary stent. The stent ius used in emergency coronary artery dissections to repair the vessel wall.
Technology | Cath Lab | April 15, 2019

April 15, 2019 — Biotronik began its U.S. commercial launch of the PK Papyrus covered coronary stent system for use...

The top five most important take-away presentations from the 2019 Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) annual meeting.
Blog | Cardiovascular Surgery | February 25, 2019

Here is what I thought were the top five most important take-away presentations from the 2019...

Aortic Stent Graft Global Market to Reach $5.4 Billion by 2028
News | Stent Grafts | February 14, 2019

February 14, 2019 — Abdominal aortic ...

Medtronic Receives FDA Approval for Valiant Navion Thoracic Stent Graft System
Technology | Stent Grafts | February 07, 2019

February 7, 2019 — Medtronic plc recently received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for the Valiant...

Endologix Ends Unrestricted Sales and Use of Nellix System
News | Stent Grafts | January 07, 2019

January 7, 2019 — Endologix Inc. announced that in order to ensure optimal outcomes for patients, unrestricted sales...

Obese Patients Have More Post-Op Problems Following AAA Repair
News | Endovascular Aortic Repair | November 21, 2018

November 21, 2018 — New research in the December edition of the...

FDA Classifies Previous Endologix AFX Safety Notice as Class I Recall
News | Endovascular Aortic Repair | October 08, 2018

October 8, 2018 — Endologix Inc. received notice that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has classified a...

Gore Molding & Occlusion Balloon for Endovascular Aortic Repair Receives FDA Approval
Technology | Balloon Catheter | August 23, 2018

August 23, 2018 — W. L. Gore & Associates Inc. (Gore) announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k)...

Endologix Reports Positive One-Year Results From the Ovation LUCY Study
News | Stent Grafts | July 16, 2018

July 16, 2018 — Endologix Inc. announced one-year results from the LUCY (Evaluation of FemaLes who are...

PQ Bypass Effective in Treating Extremely Long SFA Lesions at 12 Months
News | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | July 02, 2018

July 2, 2018 — The PQ Bypass Detour System showed promising 12-month durability for patients with extremely long...

FDA Committee Votes in Favor of Incraft AAA Stent Graft System
News | Stent Grafts | June 13, 2018

June 13, 2018 — Cardinal Health announced that its Incraft Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)...

Endologix Completes Patient Enrollment in the ELEVATE IDE Clinical Study
News | Cardiovascular Clinical Studies | February 06, 2018

February 6, 2018 – Endologix, a developer and marketer of treatments for aortic disorders, announced the completion...

The Gore TAG stent graft used in TEVAR aortic repair procedures for aneurysms.

The Gore TAG stent graft used for endovascular aortic aneurysm repair procedures.

Feature | Endovascular Aortic Repair | February 05, 2018 | Andrei Churyla, M.D., S. Chris Malaisrie, M.D.

Here are several considerations for physicians when choosing...

First Patient Enrolled in Gore Excluder Investigational Study
News | Stent Grafts | January 08, 2018

January 8, 2018 — W. L. Gore & Associates Inc. announced the first implant of the Gore Excluder Conformable AAA...

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