Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD)

News | June 12, 2017

June 12, 2017 – Med Alliance announced completion on schedule of patient enrollment in the first-in-man (FIM) study...

Ra Medical Systems Receives FDA Clearance for New Peripheral Artery Disease Treatment
Technology | Atherectomy Devices | May 30, 2017

May 30, 2017 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced that it has granted market clearance to Ra...

Contego Medical Receives CE Mark for Vanguard IEP Peripheral Balloon Angioplasty System
News | Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) | May 17, 2017

May 17, 2017 — Contego Medical LLC announced recently that it has received CE Marking of its Vanguard IEP Peripheral...

Assessing Heart Disease Risk Within Arm's Reach

This figure demonstrates the histological grading scale that was used in accordance with the American Heart Association (AHA) to assign grades of atherosclerosis. The purpose of this figure is to give criteria and explain why sections were assigned specific grades. Sections are stained in hematoxylin and eosin. Stars indicate the vessel lumen. Horizontal panels represent each grade observed in the study, I-VII (excluding VI). The vertical columns depict the same sections at different magnifications. Image courtesy of Christopher Hoehmann.

News | Cardiac Diagnostics | May 03, 2017

May 3, 2017 — A new study published in...

New Twelve-Month Data Show Efficacy of Pulsar-18 Bare Metal Stent
News | Stents Peripheral | April 28, 2017

April 28, 2017 — Biotronik’s Pulsar-18 bare metal stent (BMS) has yielded high primary patency in a real-world...

Mercator MedSystems Announces First Enrollment in TANGO Trial for Below-the-Knee Vascular Disease
News | Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) | April 27, 2017

April 27, 2017 — Mercator MedSystems Inc. announced the first patient enrollment into the TANGO (Temsirolimus...

Twelve-Month Data Positive for Ranger Paclitaxel-Coated Balloon Catheter
News | Drug-Eluting Balloons | April 26, 2017

April 26, 2017 — Boston Scientific announced results from the RANGER SFA trial for the Ranger Paclitaxel-Coated PTA...

First U.S. Patient Treated in DISRUPT PAD III Study of Lithoplasty Technology
News | Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) | April 12, 2017

April 12, 2017 — PinnacleHealth CardioVascular Institute last week enrolled the first patient in the United States...

Gore Tigris Vascular Stent, Health Canada approval, PAD, peripheral artery disease
News | Stents Peripheral | March 16, 2017

March 16, 2017 — W. L. Gore & Associates Inc. recently announced the Health Canada approval of the Gore Tigris...

Medtronic, IN.PACT Admiral DCB, drug-coated balloon, below-the-knee, European BTK IN.PACT clinical study, peripheral artery disease, PAD, launch
News | Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) | March 09, 2017

March 9, 2017 — Medtronic plc announced the launch of the IN.PACT BTK study to evaluate the effectiveness of a...

TOBA II BTK clinical trial, Intact Vascular, Tack Endovascular System, CLI, critical limb ischemia, first patient treated
News | Stents Peripheral | March 02, 2017

March 2, 2017 — Intact Vascular Inc. announced in February that its Tack Optimized Balloon Angioplasty II Below the...

Mercator MedSystems, DANCE trial data, ISET, LINC, Bullfrog Micro-Infusion Device
News | Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) | February 15, 2017

February 15, 2017 — Mercator MedSystems announced that the national co-principal investigators of the company’s...

CSI, LIBERTY 360 Study, ISET 2017, six-month data, lower extremity PAD
News | Atherectomy Devices | February 08, 2017

February 8, 2017 — Cardiovascular Systems (CSI) presented six-month data from its LIBERTY 360° post-market study in...

Avinger, VISION Study, two-year outcomes, LINC, Lumivascular technology, Pantheris, OCT-guided atherectomy
News | Atherectomy Devices | February 03, 2017

February 3, 2017 — Avinger Inc. recently announced positive two-year...

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