Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD)

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

Gore, Tigris stent, fluoropolymer nitinol stent, peripheral artery disease

The Gore Tigris is a dual-component stent with a unique fluoropolymer / nitinol design.

Technology | Stents Peripheral | August 02, 2016

August 2, 2016 —The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted market clearance for W. L. Gore & Associates...

SunTech Medical, SunTech CT40 sot-check vital signs device, FDA approval
Technology | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | July 18, 2016

July 18, 2016 — Blood pressure technology company SunTech Medical received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...

VentureMed Group, Flex Scoring Catheter, FDA approval, peripheral arterial disease, PAD, endovascular treatment
Technology | Catheters | July 13, 2016

July 13, 2016 — VentureMed Group Ltd., specializing in devices for the endovascular treatment of...

Intact Vascular, TOBA III clinical study, Europe, Tack Endovascular System, peripheral artery disease, PAD
News | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | June 07, 2016

June 7, 2016 — Intact Vascular Inc. announced that its Tack Optimized Balloon Angioplasty III (TOBA III)...

News | Drug-Eluting Balloons | June 03, 2016

June 3, 2016 — Cardionovum GmbH recently announced the completion of enrollment of the RAPID trial. Results will be...

TOBA-BTK study, twelve-month results, SCAI 2016, Tack Endovascular System, critical limb ischemia
News | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | May 05, 2016

May 5, 2016 — Intact Vascular Inc. announced that positive twelve-month results from its Tack Optimized Balloon...

Technology | Stents Peripheral | April 27, 2016

April 27, 2016 — Veniti Inc. announced the first successful treatment with the Vici Verto Venous Stent System of a...

ACR, American College of Radiology, MEDCAC, peripheral arterial disease, PAD, seniors
News | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | April 18, 2016

April 18, 2016  — The American College of Radiology (ACR), as a member of a coalition of leading medical societies,...

Corindus, CorPath Robotic System, FDA clearance, peripheral vascular interventions
Technology | Robotic Systems | March 29, 2016

March 29, 2016 — Corindus Vascular Robotics Inc. announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has...

NuCryo Vascular, Next Generation Cryoplasty Inflation Device, PolarCath Balloon Dilatation System

PolarCath Balloon Dilatation System image courtesy of NuCryo Vascular

Technology | Balloon Catheter | March 28, 2016

March 28, 2016 — NuCryo Vascular LLC announced the launch of the Next Generation Cryoplasty Inflation device. The...

PinnacleHealth Cardiovascular Institute, TOBA II study, first patient, Tack Endovascular System, PAD
News | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | March 22, 2016

March 22, 2016 — PinnacleHealth CardioVascular Institute enrolled the first patient in Pennsylvania into the TOBA II...

Boston Scientific, Eluvia vascular stent system, CE Mark, peripheral artery disease
News | Stents Peripheral | March 17, 2016

March 17, 2016 — Boston Scientific announced in late February that the Eluvia Drug-Eluting Vascular Stent System...

PAD, peripheral artery disease, critical limb ischemia, CLI, blood circulation, injectable gel, UC San Diego study
News | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | March 16, 2016

March 16, 2016 — Bioengineers and physicians at the University of California, San Diego have developed a potential...

Avinger, Pantheris lumivascular atherectomy system, PAD treatment, peripheral artery disease, FDA clearance
Technology | Atherectomy Devices | March 03, 2016

March 3, 2016 — Avinger Inc. announced the company has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug...

Intact Vascular, Tack Endovascular System

The Intact Vascular Tack Endovascular System is designed to spot stent dissections with a short, self-expanding 6 mm long stent that can expand to vessel diameters between 2.5-6 mm, so exact sizing is not needed.

Feature | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | February 22, 2016 | Dave Fornell

It is estimated that more than 10 million people in the United States are affected by...

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