Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD)

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

Lokai Medical to Distribute NuCryo Vascular PolarCath Balloon Dilatation System in U.S.
News | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | August 14, 2018
August 14, 2018 — NuCryo Vascular announced that the company has signed a commercialization agreement with Lokai...
News | Venous Therapies | August 08, 2018
August 8, 2018 — Boston Scientific Corp. announced it has signed an agreement to acquire Veniti Inc., which has...
First U.S. Patients Treated With Second-Generation Pantheris Atherectomy Device
News | Atherectomy Devices | July 18, 2018
July 18, 2018 — Avinger Inc. announced in June that several physicians have successfully treated over 40 patients for...
IVUS Demonstrates Greater Visualization of Dissections in iDissection Classification Study
News | Intra-Vascular Ultrasound (IVUS) | July 12, 2018
July 12, 2018 — Intact Vascular Inc. announced the publication of the iDissection Classification trial results in the...
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 Approves 200, 250 Millimeter In.Pact Admiral Drug Coated Balloons
Technology | Drug-Eluting Balloons | June 15, 2018
June 15, 2018 — Medtronic plc has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for 200mm and 250mm lengths...
News | Drug-Eluting Balloons | May 29, 2018
May 29, 2018 – M.A. MedAlliance SA has raised $37 million to help develop and commercialize the first sirolimus micro-...
Avinger Receives FDA Clearance of Next-Generation Pantheris Device
Technology | Atherectomy Devices | May 24, 2018
May 24, 2018 — Avinger Inc. announced that the company received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food & Drug...
SCAI Releases Consensus Guidelines for Femoral-Popliteal Arterial Interventional Device Selection
News | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | May 15, 2018
May 15, 2018 — The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) has released new guidelines to...
SCAI Launches Diagnosis and Treatment Toolkit for Peripheral Artery Disease
News | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | May 14, 2018
May 14, 2018 — The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) announced the launch of the SCAI PAD...
The Medtronic In.Pact Admiral Paclitaxel-coated (DCB) Percutaneous Transluminal Angioplasty Balloon Catheter is now indicated for lesions up to 360 mm in length.
Technology | Drug-Eluting Balloons | May 03, 2018
May 3, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has expanded the indication for the Medtronic In.Pact Admiral...
Intact Vascular Announces $20 Million Series C Financing
News | Stents Peripheral | April 27, 2018
April 27, 2018 — Intact Vascular Inc. recently closed a Series C financing totaling $20 million. This financing is...
Critical Limb Ischemia Treatment Shows No Improvement at Three Months
News | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | March 23, 2018
March 23, 2018 — Patients with foot ulcers or gangrene who received the experimental drug JVS-100 did not show evidence...
The Xarelto booth at ACC.18

The Xarelto booth at the 2018 American College of Cardiology meeting. 

News | Antiplatelet and Anticoagulation Therapies | March 14, 2018
March 14, 2018 — A late-breaking analysis of the landmark COMPASS study presented at the American College of Cardiology...
FDA Clears Corindus CorPath GRX for Peripheral Vascular Interventions
Technology | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | February 20, 2018
February 20, 2018 — Corindus Vascular Robotics Inc. announced today that it received 510(k) clearance from the U.S....