Stent Grafts

Stent grafts are used in transcatheter endovascular aortic repair (EVAR) procedures to seal aortic aneurysms. The grafts usually consist of a self-expanding stent frame that is covered with material to seal the vessel walls and prevent blood leaks feeding the aneurysm.

  • September 14, 2017 — Here are quick summaries for all the key late-breaking vascular and endovascular clinical trials presented at VIVA 2017 this week. The large vascular conference is sponsored by ...

  • W. L. Gore & Associates Inc. (Gore) announced the commercial availability of the Gore DrySeal Flex Introducer Sheath, after recently gaining clearance for use by regulatory bodies in the United States, Europe, Canada and Australia. The device is designed with a distinct combination of enhanced flexibility, kink resistance and a hydrophilic coating to facilitate access to challenging anatomies and branch vessels, such as the common iliac arteries, during endovascular repair procedures.

  • July 15 2014 — Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have documented the safety benefits of aortic stent grafts inserted during minimally invasive surgery to repair abdominal aortic aneurysms in a study published July 9 in JAMA Surgery.

  • Mercy Hospital in Chicago has developed a successful hybrid cath lab program where various specialties work together for the best, minimally invasive patient outcomes. Beyond the coronaries, this cath ...

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January 17, 2022 – The Vascular Care Group (TVCG) announced Stephen J. Hoenig M.D., successfully completed a ...

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January 31, 2020 – The Society for Vascular Surgery (SVS) and Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) released new reporting ...

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January 29, 2020 – The presence of a blood clot on the wall of the aorta in people with abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA) ...

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November 7, 2019 — The Endospan Ltd. Nexus aortic arch stent graft is a CE mark–approved, off-the-shelf system for ...

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October 9, 2019 — Medtronic plc announced it has received Breakthrough Device designation from the U.S. Food and Drug ...

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October 8, 2019 — PQ Bypass Inc. announced it has received full approval of its investigational device exemption (IDE) ...

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July 10, 2019 — W. L. Gore & Associates Inc. (Gore) announced the first U.S. implant of the Gore Tag Conformable ...

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May 15, 2019 — W. L. Gore & Associates Inc. (Gore) announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted ...

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April 15, 2019 — Biotronik began its U.S. commercial launch of the PK Papyrus covered coronary stent system for use in ...

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February 14, 2019 — Abdominal aortic stent grafts will remain the largest segment in the global aortic stent graft ...

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February 7, 2019 — Medtronic plc recently received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for the Valiant ...

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January 7, 2019 — Endologix Inc. announced that in order to ensure optimal outcomes for patients, unrestricted sales and ...

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October 8, 2018 — Endologix Inc. received notice that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has classified a ...

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July 16, 2018 — Endologix Inc. announced one-year results from the LUCY (Evaluation of FemaLes who are Underrepresented ...

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