Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD)

This channel includes news, interventions, and new technology innovations for peripheral artery diease, PAD and critical limb ischemia. 

Sponsored Content | Videos | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | July 25, 2017

This video case study, provided by Gore Medical, is titled "Tackling Complex Cases in Dialysis Access," by John Ross...

First Patient Treated in U.S. Feasibility Study of LimFlow Critical Limb Ischemia Device
News | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | July 17, 2017

July 17, 2017 — LimFlow SA announced enrollment of the first patient in the U.S....

FDA Approves Six-Month Primary Endpoint for Tack Endovascular System in Below the Knee Disease
News | Stents Peripheral | July 14, 2017

July 14, 2017 — Intact Vascular Inc. announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved an...

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...

Shockwave Medical Announces U.S. Commercial Availability of Lithoplasty System
News | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | June 26, 2017

June 26, 2017 — Shockwave Medical recently announced two milestones for its Lithoplasty System for the treatment of...

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 Artery 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 Artery 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 Artery 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...

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