Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD)

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

Xarelto Reduces Ischemic Stroke for Coronary and Peripheral Artery Disease Patients
News | Antiplatelet and Anticoagulation Therapies | February 19, 2018
February 19, 2018 — A late-breaking analysis of the landmark COMPASS study was presented at the 2018 International...
In.Pact Admiral Balloon Demonstrates Consistent, Durable Outcomes in LINC 2018 Studies
News | Drug-Eluting Balloons | February 07, 2018
February 7, 2018 — Medtronic plc recently added to its body of clinical evidence supporting the In.Pact Admiral drug-...
Teleflex Launches Next-Generation Sympro Elite and Expro Elite Snares
Technology | Cath Lab | February 07, 2018
February 7, 2018 — Teleflex Inc. has announced 510(k) clearance by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and U.S...
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 endovascular stent grafts used to treat aortic aneurysms....
12-Month Results from Veryan Medical's MIMICS-2 IDE Study Presented at LINC
News | Cardiovascular Clinical Studies | February 01, 2018
February 1, 2018 – Thomas Zeller (Bad Krozingen, Germany) presented the 12-month results from Veryan Medical’s MIMICS-2...
LimFlow Completes U.S. Feasibility Study Enrollment, Receives FDA Device Status
News | Cardiovascular Clinical Studies | February 01, 2018
February 1, 2018 –  LimFlow SA, developer of minimally-invasive technology for the treatment of end-stage critical limb...
Medtronic Launches IDE Study of Abre Venous Self-Expanding Stent
News | Venous Therapies | January 26, 2018
January 26, 2018 – Medtronic plc announced the initiation of its investigational device exemption (IDE) study for the...
Cardiovascular Systems Expands Product Portfolio for Peripheral and Coronary Interventions
News | Balloon Catheter | January 24, 2018
January 24, 2018 — Cardiovascular Systems Inc. recently announced two new partnerships broadening the company’s product...
Avinger Announces Treatment of First Patients With Next-Generation Pantheris
News | Atherectomy Devices | January 09, 2018
January 9, 2018 – Avinger Inc. announced that Arne Schwindt, M.D., a vascular surgeon at St. Franziskus Hospital in...
News | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | December 29, 2017
December 29, 2017 — iVascular announced the release of the new Oceanus 14 Pro percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (...
The California Heart & Vascular Clinic in El Centro, Calif., treated the first post-FDA clearance patient with a DABRA atherectomy system. Athar Ansari, M.D.

The California Heart & Vascular Clinic in El Centro, Calif., treated the first post-FDA clearance patient with a DABRA system. 

Feature | Cath Lab | November 24, 2017 | Athar Ansari, M.D., FACC
As debates about the current state and future of healthcare rage in Congress, the media and healthcare settings across...
Avinger Receives 510(k) Clearance for Pantheris Image-Guided Atherectomy Device Modifications
Technology | Atherectomy Devices | November 20, 2017
November 20, 2017 — Avinger Inc. announced in October that the company received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and...
Medtronic Launches Concerto 3-D Detachable Coil System
News | Embolization devices | October 16, 2017
October 16, 2017 — Medtronic announced the launch of the Concerto 3-D Detachable Coil System at the Cardiovascular and...
Avinger Receives CE Mark for In-Stent Restenosis Indication With Pantheris Image-Guided Atherectomy
Technology | Atherectomy Devices | September 29, 2017
September 29, 2017 — Avinger Inc. recently announced Conformité Européenne (CE) Marking approval for treating in-stent...
Biotronik Studies Demonstrate Efficacy of Minimizing Metal Burden in SFA Therapy
News | Stents Bare Metal | September 22, 2017
September 22, 2017 — Physicians demonstrated that reducing metal burden in superficial femoral artery (SFA) therapy...