Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD)

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

Videos | Balloon Catheter | November 16, 2016

A discussion with Todd Brinton, M.D., about the newly FDA-cleared Shockwave Medical Lithoplasty System, at the...

Interventional cardiology, cath lab technology, TCT, transcatheter cardiovascular therapeutics
Feature | Cath Lab | October 27, 2016 | Dave Fornell

The volume of information attendees receive at the annual Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT)...

HawkOne atherectomy system
Technology | Atherectomy Devices | October 24, 2016

October 24, 2016 — Medtronic received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for the HawkOne ...

Avinger, Pantheris atherectomy catheter, OCT, Lumivascular technology, expanded FDA indication, diagnostic imaging device
News | Atherectomy Devices | October 20, 2016

October 20, 2016 — Avinger Inc. recently announced that the company has received expanded indications from the U.S....

Society for Vascular Surgery, SVS, new PAD reporting standards, peripheral artery disease
News | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | October 12, 2016

October 12, 2016 — The Society for Vascular Surgery (SVS) has released new reporting standards focused on...

Medtronic, FDA clearance, TrailBlazer peripheral angled support catheter, PAD, peripheral artery disease
Technology | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | October 12, 2016

October 12, 2016 — Medtronic plc announced recently that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the...

Mercator MedSystems, Bullfrog Micro-Infusion Device, DANCE trial, VIVA 2016, 13-month results
News | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | October 07, 2016

October 7, 2016 — Mercator MedSystems recently announced that 13-month data from the DANCE trial was presented...

TCT 2016, TCT.16, main arena, late breaking trials
Feature | Cath Lab | September 28, 2016

September 28, 2016 — The Cardiovascular Research Foundation (CRF) included 11 late-breaking trials and 16 first...

Bard, Lutonix 014 DCB, drug-coated balloon, six-month endpoint, FDA IDE trial
Technology | Drug-Eluting Balloons | September 26, 2016

September 26, 2016 — C. R. Bard Inc. announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved an...

Medtronic, In.Pact Admiral drug-coated balloon, trial data, VIVA
News | Drug-Eluting Balloons | September 22, 2016

September 22, 2016 — New data presented at the Vascular Interventional Advances (VIVA) conference demonstrated the...

Shockwave medical, lithoplasty
News | Cath Lab | September 19, 2016

September 19, 2016 — Shockwave Medical announced positive clinical results from the pooled DISRUPT PAD Study, a...

lithoplasty, lithotripsy for arteries

The Shockwave Medical Lithoplasty system combines a balloon catheter with tiny lithotripsy electrodes that emit pulses to crack and break up calcium in peripheral arteries.

Technology | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | September 16, 2016

September 16, 2016 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted market clearance for Shockwave Medical’...

Videos | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | September 16, 2016

This video, provided by Shockwave Medical, demonstrates the Lithoplasty System. It uses ultrasonic waves to...

VIVA 2016, late breaking trials, cath lab
Feature | Cath Lab | September 14, 2016

Vascular Interventional Advances (VIVA) 2016 released its list late-breaking research presentations in vascular...

Intact Vascular, TOBA clinical study, one-year results, Tack Endovascular System, Journal of Vascular Surgery
News | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | August 24, 2016

August 24, 2016 — Intact Vascular Inc. announced that the one-year results from its Tack Optimized Balloon...

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