Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD)

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

TOBA-BTK study, six-month results, LINC 2016, Tack Endovascular System
News | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | January 29, 2016

January 29, 2016 — Intact Vascular Inc. announced that positive six-month results from its Tack Optimized Balloon...

critical limb ischemia, amputations, MRI-based mapping, CLI, British Heart Foundation
News | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | January 28, 2016

January 28, 2016 — A new imaging technique could reduce the need for amputation in patients with...

Profusa, integrated biosensors, long-term continuous monitoring
News | Patient Monitors | January 15, 2016

January 15, 2016 — Biointegrated sensors for long-term, continuous tracking of body chemistry may make health and...

Penumbra, POD Packing Coil, embolization, peripheral vasculature
Technology | Embolization devices | January 14, 2016

January 14, 2016 — Penumbra Inc. announced the U.S. launch of its new POD Packing Coil, designed as a complementary...

NuCryo Vascular, FDA clearance, next-gen, PolarCath System, cryoplasty inflation device
Technology | Balloon Catheter | January 12, 2016

January 12, 2016 — NuCryo Vascular LLC announced that they have received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510...

Roxwood Medical, MicroCross Catheter, full U.S. launch

Image courtesy of Roxwood Medical

Technology | Catheters | January 07, 2016

January 7, 2016 — Roxwood Medical Inc. reported that more than 500 patients have been successfully treated as part...

Biotronik Astron stent
Technology | Stents Peripheral | December 31, 2015

December 31, 2015 - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared Biotronik's Astron Peripheral Self-...

CSI, OPTIMIZE study, peripheral orbital atherectomy system, peripheral artery disease, PAD

Diamondback 360 orbital atherectomy system. Image courtesy of Cardiovascular Systems Inc.

News | Atherectomy Devices | November 03, 2015

November 3, 2015 — Cardiovascular Systems Inc. (CSI) announced last week that the first two patients have been...

VIVA 15 conference, late-breaking clinical trials, VIVA Physicians
News | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | October 19, 2015

October 19, 2015 — Vascular Interventional Advances (VIVA) Physicians, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to...

IN.PACT SFA study, TCT 2015, drug-coated balloons, PTA, SFA disease, superficial femoral artery

Image courtesy of Medtronic

Feature | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | October 18, 2015

October 18, 2015 — Two-year results from the IN.PACT SFA study found the use of a...

Lutonix Global Real-World Registry results, TCT 2015, Lutonix 035 DCB, peripheral arterial disease, PAD

Image courtesy of C.R. Bard

News | Drug-Eluting Balloons | October 15, 2015

October 15, 2015 — C. R. Bard Inc. announced the presentation of the 12-month results from the Lutonix Global Real-...

Intact Vascular, TOBA II study, Tack Endovascular System

Image courtesy of Intact Vascular
 

News | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | October 01, 2015

October 1, 2015 — Intact Vascular Inc. announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has granted conditional...

Cook Medical, Zilver PTX, Japan PMS study, CIRSE 2015, two-year results

Image courtesy of Cook Medical

News | Stents Peripheral | October 01, 2015

October 1, 2015 — Kimihiko Kichikawa, M.D., department of radiology at Nara Medical University in Japan, reported...

Stentys, CE Mark for self-apposing stent, lower limb artery disease, below-the-knee arteries, critical limb ischemia, PES BTK-70 trial

Image courtesy of Stentys

News | Stents Peripheral | October 01, 2015

October 1, 2015 — Stentys announced that the company’s drug-eluting stent received CE Mark for...

Eluvia drug-eluting vascular stent system, 12-month primary patency, Boston Scientific, MAJESTIC trial, CIRSE

Image courtesy of Boston Scientific

News | Stents Peripheral | September 28, 2015

September 28, 2015 — New 12-month clinical trial outcomes assessing the safety and performance of the Boston...

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